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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151299
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Time:15:29 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AS65 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 365N Dauphin 2
Owner/operator:Totsu Inc. on behalf of Landmark Co. Ltd.
Registration: JA9632
MSN: 6152
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:In Sea, 3 km SE off Kobe heliport -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ryugasaki airfield
Destination airport:Kobe heliport
Investigating agency: JTSB
Whilst attempting to land at Kobe Port Island heliport to refuel, the helicopter suddenly entered a steep nose down attitude and crashed into the sea about 3 km from the heliport. The accident happened in daylight (1530L) but in strong winds. The cause of the accident could not be determined


Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: JTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

18-Dec-2012 10:57 TB Added
19-Dec-2012 11:17 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2013 10:31 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source]
28-Nov-2016 21:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]
08-Feb-2020 08:04 Anon. Updated [Operator]
08-Feb-2020 08:05 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Accident report, ]

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