Rare visitor at Komaki airport.
Highlight of the day!
Powerful departure for another test flight.
New helicopter for Shimane pref. air rescue.
Returned from fire fighting mission at night.
Leased from Eurocopter Japan for Miyagi prefecture air rescue team. This helicopter was operated by Kyoto fire brigade until 2011/10. Miyagi prefecture air rescue operated a BK117 but it was damag... (more)
ANA has stopped operating their Q300. This is their last Q300 being prepared to be sold to another airline.
Maishima heliport festival 2012, and my 900'th photo on JP.net!
Flying over the area that was devastated by the Tsunami from the 3.11/2011 Tohoku earthquake.
Maishima heliport festival 2012.