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Time:13:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic KMAX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Kaman K-1200 K-Max
Owner/operator:Akagi Helicopter Co Ltd
Registration: JA6200
MSN: A94-0020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tono, Okuwa village, Nagano prefecture -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:External load operation
Departure airport:Okuwa village, Nagano prefecture
Destination airport:
A Kaman K-1200 K-Max helicopter crashed in mountainous terrain in Nagano prefecture while hovering to pick up timber as an external load. The sole onboard pilot received a minor injury on his left arm, and he reported that the engine had failed inflight. Photos of the accident site suggest substantial damages of the K-MAX.
JTSB launched an investigation.


Revision history:

20-Sep-2021 11:27 isamuel Added
20-Sep-2021 12:26 isamuel Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
20-Sep-2021 18:34 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative]
20-Sep-2021 19:51 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
21-Sep-2021 06:00 isamuel Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2021 10:27 isamuel Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
22-Sep-2021 11:23 isamuel Updated [Location, Source]

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