Accident to the Airbus AS350 registered JA9252 on 29/07/2019 at Chikusei-City [Investigation led by JTSB / Japan]

Collision avec une ligne électrique en travail aérien

Responsible entity

Japan - JTSB

Preliminary data based on the notification from the Japanese authorities:

The aircraft took off from a temporary helipad in Chikusei-City, Ibaraki Prefecture at 08:15 local time (UTC+9) on July 29, 2019, and during flight for a cropdusting work, it collided with power transmission lines and crashed into a rice field in Kuchito, Chikusei-City at around 08:18 local time.