12-Feb-15 8781 MD Helicopters MD500E Ebino, Japan (3F)

Two instructors and one student died on a training accident.  Weather was a factor and cause them to change their planned route after take-off.

Date
February 12, 2015
Reg
8781
Make
MD Helicopters
Model
MD500E
MSN
0565E
Location
Ebino, Miyazaki Prefecture
Country
Japan
CivilMilitary
Military
Fatal
3
Operator
Japanese-Maritime-SDF
Link 1
http://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0001931572
Link 2
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2015/02/13/three-crew-feared-dead-japan-military-helicopter-crash.html
Link 3
http://www.japantoday.com/category/national/view/wreck-of-msdf-copter-found-3-crew-in-coma

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