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Established January 2014 from former Eurocopter Japan


Nakanihon Air Service Received First H135, 10-Jun-19 : #H135 Japan’ Nakanihon Air Service received its first EC135P3/H135 and 20th EC135 family helicopter. Will be use for Doctor-Heli medical program

Japan Coast Guard Orders Additional H225, 06-Mar-19 : Heli-Expo 2019 Japan Coast Guard (JCG) ordered an additional H225. JCG fleet will now have 2 AS332L2 and 11 H225/EC225LP. There are 25 Super Puma currently in Japan flown by different operators

Airbus Expands MRO Capabilities in Kobe Japan, 29-Nov-18 : #Kobe Airbus adding a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) complex adjacent to its existing facility in Kobe Airport in Japan. To be constructed between June/November 2019

Hiratagakuen Gets Second H145 for Doctor-Heli, 31-Aug-18 : #DoctorHeli Hiaratagakuen from Kansai, Japan received its second H145/EC145T2/BK117D2 to be used as air ambulance for the Doctor-Heli national program

Japan Coast Guard H225 Gets HCare Support, 17-Jul-18 : FIA 2018 Airbus’ material management programme will cover the maintenance of ten Japan Coast Guard EC225/H225 over five years

Airbus New Orders from Japan at Singapore Air Show 2018, 07-Feb-18 : Singapore Airshow 2018 Airbus announced new orders from Japan during the Singapore air show. Excel Air Services ordered a Helionix-equipped H135 and the Hokkaido government an AS365N3+

19-Dec-17 - First BK117D2 in Japan Delivered to Hiratagakuen
23-Jun-17 - Akagi Helicopter Acquires H125 to Replace Lamas
22-Jun-17 - Tokyo Metro Police Orders First H215 in Japan Paris Air Show 2017
28-Feb-17 - Airbus Japan Flight Safety Tests Campaign
20-Feb-17 - Japan Extends H225 Logistical Support
13-Jan-17 - First Medical H135 in Japan Goes to Hirata Gakuen
26-Dec-16 - Japan National Police Orders H135
22-Dec-16 - Kumamoto Firefighters Orders AS365N3+
31-Oct-16 - Nishi Nippon Airlines Takes Delivery of H125
14-Oct-16 - HCare for JMSDF TH-135 Japan Aerospace 2016
14-Oct-16 - Toho Air Service Takes Delivery of H125 Japan Aerospace 2016
14-Oct-16 - Hiratagakuen Orders First Two BK117D-2 Japan Aerospace 2016
13-Oct-16 - Fukuoka Fire Dept Orders AS365N3+ Japan Aerospace 2016
18-Aug-16 - Tohoku Air Service First H135
14-Mar-16 - Japan Coast Guard Orders Sixth H225
15-Dec-15 - Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Final TH-135
31-Mar-15 - Five More Dauphins For Japan Police and Firefighting
05-Dec-14 - Three more TH-135 to Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
14-Apr-14 - Airbus Helicopters first helicopter FFS in Japan