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Established January 2014 from former Eurocopter Japan


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+

First BK117D2 in Japan Delivered to Hiratagakuen, 19-Dec-17 : Airbus Japan (AHJ) delivered the first H145/EC145T2/BK117D2 to Hiratagakuen in EMS configuration to be used by Doctor-Heli

Akagi Helicopter Acquires H125 to Replace Lamas, 23-Jun-17 : Akagi Helicopter from Japan ordered its first H125/AS350B3e to be delivered in 2018 to replace the last SA315 Lama being in service in the country

Tokyo Metro Police Orders First H215 in Japan, 22-Jun-17 : Paris Air Show 2017 Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department signed for one H215 / AS332L1e to delivered in 2020

Airbus Japan Flight Safety Tests Campaign, 28-Feb-17 : Airbus Helicopters Japan conducted Category A Flight Tests for 2 years to guarantee the safety of their helicopters

Japan Extends H225 Logistical Support, 20-Feb-17 : Airbus Helicopters Japan awarded a 5 year extension for the logistical support, ‘HCare Infinite’, of 3 VIP H225 / EC225LP operated by the Japan Ground Self-Defence Force (JGSDF)

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