This light combat helicopter has been designed for the Italian Army and has been delivered to various units. The manufacturer is participating at various international competitions in order to deliver first orders to other armed forces. The Mangusta is typical for its sleak and elegant shape which contributes to its manoeuvrability. This helicopter is equipped with sophisticated night vision equipment which serves for its anti-tank missile armament. Other complex flight control instruments are also part of the Mangustas electronic gear.