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AGUSTA A-129

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A129
Aircraft
Name A-129
Manufacturer AGUSTA
Wing Rotary
Position Four-blade main rotor
Tail Two-blade tail rotor
WTC Medium
APC A
Type code H2T
Engine Turboshaft
Engine count Multi
Position Behind cabin
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 2


Manufacturered as:

AGUSTA Mangusta
AGUSTA A-129 Mangusta


AGUSTA A-129

AGUSTA A-129 AGUSTA A-129 3D

Description

The Agusta A129 Mangusta is an attack helicopter originally designed and produced by Agusta in Italy.

Technical Data

Wing span 11.90 m39.042 ft <br />
Length 12.16 m39.895 ft <br />
Height 3.42 m11.22 ft <br />
Powerplant 2 x Rolls-Royce Gem 2-1004D (license built by Piaggio) turboshafts, 664 kW (890 shp) each.
Engine model Rolls-Royce Gem

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS 90 kts IAS 135 kts IAS kts MACH TAS 135 kts MACH IAS 140 kts IAS 100 kts Vapp (IAS) 40 kts
Distance m ROC 1890 ft/min ROC 500 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD 2000 ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 35543,554 kg <br />3.554 tonnes <br /> kg Ceiling FL155 ROD 1000 ft/min APC A
WTC M Range 275275 nm <br />509,300 m <br />509.3 km <br />1,670,931.76 ft <br /> NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving A129

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