Date & Time: Feb 17, 1987 at 0718 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft 200 Super King Air
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
Fukuoka - Nagasaki
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The twin engine aircraft registered JA8825 (MA825) departed Fukuoka Airport on a maritime patrol flight off the prefecture of Nagasaki. Shortly after takeoff, while climbing, the crew encountered poor visibility and low clouds when the airplane struck the slope of Mt Tachizawa located south of Fukuoka. The aircraft was destroyed upon impact and all five occupants were killed.