Agusta A.109

utility helicopter family by AgustaWestland

The Agusta A.109 is an Italian helicopter. It has both civilian and military use. It is a twin-turboshaft helicopter built in all-metal. Its uniqueness comes from its retractable landing gear. From 2000 it has been built as AW.109 by the British and Italian company AgustaWestland. AgustaWestland AW119 Koala is a modernized variant.

Agusta A.109
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Nigerian Air Force Agusta A.109.
Role Light helicopter
National origin Italy
Manufacturer Agusta
First flight 1971
Introduction 1976
Status Active