Fukushima Police Leonardo AW139 Accident: JTSB Update (JA139F)
On 25 February 2020 the Japan Transport Safety Board (JTSB) issued an update (in Japanese) on an accident that occurred on 1 February 2020 to Leonardo Helicopters AW139 JA139F of the Fukushima Prefectural Police Aviation Unit. It is understood that the aircraft was transferring human heart for a transplant operation. All seven occupants were injured, four seriously.
Our translation is below:
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