The Akula is an armored weaponized Helicopter featured in GTA Online on PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, added to the game as part of the update on December 12, 2017.

It comes with Stealth Mode, which makes the vehicle become hidden from the minimap and allows the entire crew to navigate without being spotted by enemy radars.

How to get the Akula in GTA Online:

The Akula can be purchased in GTA Online from Warstock Cache & Carry for a price of $4,500,000.

The Akula can be stored in the Hangar (Personal Aircraft). It can be customized at Hangar Aircraft Workshop.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the Akula from the Interaction Menu - Aircraft. However, the Akula cannot be used in standard races.

How to unlock the Akula Trade Price?

A trade price of $3,375,000 (Discounted)* can be unlocked for the Akula. 

*The discounted SecuroServ Trade Price for the Akula is unlocked after the player has completed the related Doomsday Heist Mission (requires a Facility Property).

NB: The price of the Akula was originally $3,704,050, but it was changed on April 27, 2023.

Akula in Real Life:

The design of the Akula is based on a real life Boeing–Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanch, Kamov Ka-50 "Black Shark".

Akula Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Akula in GTA V is 157.25 mph (253.07 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

The Akula is an armored vehicle, and with full Armor it requires 3 Homing Missiles to be destroyed.

Can you sell the Akula in GTA Online?

Yes, you can sell the Akula at Hangar Aircraft Workshop for a resale price of $2,700,000 (60% of the original purchase), plus 50% of the value of your upgrades.

Akula: GTA V Vehicle Info

  • Seats 4
  • Mass / Weight 8,000 KG

Akula: GTA V Performance

  • Top Speed - Real 157.25 mph (253.07 km/h)
  • Lap Time 0:54.368
  • Bulletproof Bulletproof from the rear (rear has no windows)
  • Explosive Resistance

    Amount of explosives required to destroy the Akula, with 100% armor, and occupied by a player:

    Explosive Weapon Amount
    Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 3
    RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 3
    Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 7
    Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
    Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

Akula: GTA V Statistics

  • Speed
    76.75
  • Acceleration
    100.00
  • Handling
    100.00
  • Overall 92.25

Note: The above statistics are coming from the Rockstar official website.

Akula Description:

Once upon a time, a blank radar screen meant you could relax. But times change. With the Akula in town, a blank radar screen probably means you're a few seconds away from being vaporized by a cackling sociopath in an attack helicopter. And there's only one way to make sure you're on the right side of that brave new world...
Please note: This aircraft is excluded from Pegasus Lifestyle Management and must be stored in a personal hangar.

Akula: GTA V Appearances

  • Game Edition Game Edition: GTA OnlineGTA Online
  • DLC / Title Update
  • Release Date December 12, 2017
  • Platforms PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Model ID akula
  • Notes

    *The discounted SecuroServ Trade Price for the Akula is unlocked after the player has completed the related Doomsday Heist Mission (requires a Facility Property).

    NB: The price of the Akula was originally $3,704,050, but it was changed on April 27, 2023.

  • Akula: Vehicle Customization
    Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $1,109,850
    ModificationGTA Online Price
    Armor
    No Armor$1,000
    Armor Upgrade 20%$7,500
    Armor Upgrade 40%$12,000
    Armor Upgrade 60%$20,000
    Armor Upgrade 80%$35,000
    Armor Upgrade 100%$50,000
    Engine
    EMS Upgrade, Level 1$9,000
    EMS Upgrade, Level 2$12,500
    EMS Upgrade, Level 3$18,000
    EMS Upgrade, Level 4$33,500
    Bombs
    None$700
    Explosive$150,000
    Incendiary$195,000
    Gas$260,000
    Cluster$335,000
    Handling
    Stock Handling$1,000
    Smooth Handling$20,000
    Sport Handling$27,000
    Race Handling$35,000
    Livery
    None$11,400
    Basic Camo$18,240
    Zancudo Camo$19,380
    Sprayed Camo$20,520
    3 Color Outline$21,660
    90s Sandbox$22,800
    Modern 5 Color$23,370
    Arid Theater$23,939
    Winter Camo$24,510
    Urban Warrior$25,080
    Nature Reserve$25,650
    Naval Battle$26,220
    Urban Geometric$26,789
    Coyote Geometric$27,360
    Large Geometric$27,930
    Naval Geometric$28,500
    Desert Fractal$29,070
    Urban Fractal$29,639
    Large Digital$30,210
    Medium Digital$30,780
    Small Digital$31,350
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    It's a WrapReward
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    Pink & Green Camo?
    Yellow & Blue Camo?
    Orange Shade Camo?
    Blue & Green Camo?
    Hunting CamoReward
    Blue Tartan?
    Santo Capra Coins?
    Sessanta Nove Monogram?
    Sessanta Nove Multi-color?
    Dolla DollaReward
    Respray
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    Primary Weapons
    .50 Cal Minigun Turret$700
    Dual .50 Cal Minigun Turret$300,000
    Secondary Weapons
    No Secondary Weapons$700
    Mounted Missile Barrage$300,000
    Mounted Homing Missiles$325,000

Akula: GTA V Screenshots

Akula: Custom Paint Jobs

Artworks & Promotional Posters

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