First flight of the Agusta A.129 Mangusta (Mongoose)

Sunday, September 11, 1983



The first flight was conducted by Agusta test pilot Luciano Forzani.

Source: "Made in Italy: From Agusta to the Finmeccanica Helicopter Division", Mauro Finati and Paolo Rollino, AHS  web page, Last accessed Jun 13, 2018


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