Italy Planning Further Mangusta Upgrades

LONDON – Italy is looking to carry out another upgrade of its AgustaWestland AW129 Mangusta attack helicopter toward the end of this decade. Italian Army Aviation is currently taking delivery of the newest version of the aircraft: the AH-129D model introduced into service in 2013. It brings in new...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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