The Japan Coast Guard in action. Puma landing on the Hayato during an exercise.

Mori Masayoshi

Chubu Centrair Intl (RJGG)

RWY 18/36     POS 34°51'30"N 136°48'19"E     ELEV 12 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
4th Region

Chubu AW139
かみたか - Ka.mi.ta.ka
This unit used to be stationed at Akeno but moved to Chubu Centrair during October 2008.

Bell 212

Mori Masayoshi

Fukuoka (RJFF) Kasuga

RWY 16/34     POS 33°35'12"N 130°27'01"E     ELEV 32ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
7th Region

Fukuoka AW139
はまちどり - Ha.ma.chi.do.ri

Beech 350
うみかもめ - U.mi.ka.mo.me

Hakodate (RJCH)

RWY 12/30     POS 41°46'12"N 140°49'19"E     ELEV 112 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
1st Region

Hakodate S-76D
くまたか - Ku.ma.ta.ka

Sikorsky 76C

Mori Masayoshi

Hiroshima (RJOA)

RWY 10/28     POS 34°26'10"N 132°55'10"E     ELEV 1086 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
6th Region

Hiroshima AW139
せとわし - Se.to.wa.shi

Bell 412EP
せとづる - Se.to.dzu.ru

Bell 212

Mori Masayoshi

Ishigaki Jima (ROIG)

RWY 04/22     POS 24°20'41"N 124°11'13"E     ELEV 86 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
11th Region

Ishigaki AW139
かんむりわし - Ka.n.mu.ri.wa.shi

Beech 350
きんばと - Ki.n.ba.to

Kagoshima (RJFK)

RWY 16/34     POS 31°48'12"N 130°43'10"E     ELEV 892 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
10th Region

Kagoshima AW139
まなづる - Ma.na.dzu.ru

Saab 340SAR-200
うみつばめ - U.mi.tsu.ba.me

AW-139

Mori Masayoshi

Kansai Intl (RJBB) Osaka

RWY 06L/24R, 06R/24L     POS 34°26'03"N 135°13'58"E     ELEV 17 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
5th Region

Kansai EC-225LP
みみずく - Mi.mi.zu.ku

Saab 340SAR-200
はやぶさ - Ha.ya.bu.sa

Saab 340B

Mori Masayoshi

Kushiro (RJCK)

RWY 17/35     POS 43°02'27"N 144°11'35"E     ELEV 311 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
1st Region

Kushiro S-76C
しまふくろう - Shi.ma.fu.ku.ro.u


Miho (RJOH)

RWY 07/25     POS 35°29'32"N 133°14'11"E     ELEV 20 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
8th Region

Miho AW139
みほづる - Mi.ho.dzu.ru

DHC-8
みほわし - Mi.ho.wa.shi

Bell 412EP

Mori Masayoshi

Naha (ROAH)

RWY 18/36     POS 26°11'45"N 127°38'45"E     ELEV 12 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
11th Region

Naha AW139
おきたか - O.ki.ta.ka

Falcon 900
ちゅらわし - Chi.yu.ra.wa.shi

Falcon 2000MSA
ちゆらたか - Chi.yu.ra.ta.ka

DHC-8
しまたか - Shi.ma.ta.ka

It looks like every regional HQ has its own aircraft acquisition program. 11th Region at Naha operates two Falcon 900.

Erik-Jan Engelen

Niigata (RJSN)

RWY 04/22, 10/28     POS 37°57'20"N 139°06'42"E     ELEV 29 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
9th Region

Niigata AW139
らいちょう - Ra.i.cho.u

Beech 350
とき - To.ki

Sapporo/New Chitose (RJCC)

RWY 01L/19R, 01R/19L     POS 42°46'31"N 141°41'33"E     ELEV 70 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
1st Region

Chitose Beech 350
えとぴりか - E.to.pi.ri.ka

Cessna 172S
あまつばめ - A.ma.tsu.ba.me

DHC-8
おおわし - O.o.wa.shi

DHC-8

Mori Masayoshi

Sendai (RJSS)

RWY 09/27, 12/30     POS 38°08'23"N 140°55'01"E     ELEV 6 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
2nd Region

Sendai AW139
うみすずめ - U.mi.su.zu.me

Beech 350
はくたか - Ha.ku.ta.ka

DHC-8
おおたか - O.o.ta.ka


JCG School Miyagi Branch Bell 505
おおるり - O.o.ru.ri

Tokio/Intl (RJTT) Haneda

RWY 04/22, 05/23, 16L/34R, 16R/34L     POS 35°33'12"N 139°46'52"E     ELEV 21 ft

Region Air Station Aircraft Type(s) Badge
3rd Region

Haneda AS-332L1
うみたか - U.mi.ta.ka

EC-225LP
いぬわし - I.nu.wa.shi

G-V
うみわし - U.mi.wa.shi

DHC-8
みずなぎ - Mi.zu.na.gi

AS332

Mori Masayoshi

Ship with helicopter assigned. (Ship)
Region Ship Aircraft Type(s) Badge
1st Region

PLH-01/Soya S-76C
せきれい - Se.ki.re.i


PLH-02/Tsugaru S-76D
はいたか - Ha.i.ta.ka
2nd Region

PLH-05/Zao S-76D
うみねこ - U.mi.ne.ko
7th Region

PLH-22/Yashima Bell 412EP
はなみどり - Ha.na.mi.do.ri
3rd Region

PLH-32/Akitsushima EC225LP
あきたか - A.ki.ta.ka
4th Region

PLH-21/Mizuho Bell 412/412EP
いせたか - I.se.ta.ka
5th Region

PLH-07/Settsu S-76D
しらさぎ - Shi.ra.sa.gi
8th Region

PLH-10/Daisen S-76D
まいづる - Ma.i.dzu.ru
9th Region

PLH-08/Echigo S-76D
みさご - Mi.sa.go
10th Region

PLH-03/Oosumi S-76D
るりかけす - Ru.ri.ka.ke.su


PLH-31/Shikishima AS332L1
わかわし - Wa.ka.wa.shi
11th Region

PLH-04/Uruma S-76D
しまわし - Shi.ma.wa.shi


PLH-06/Okinawa S-76D
おきあじさし - O.ki.a.ji.sa.shi


PLH-09/Ryukyu S-76D
おきさしば - O.ki.sa.shi.ba
PLH31 was previously assigned to 3rd Region.
PLH04/Uruma was assigned to 10th Region as PLH04/Hayato
PLH06 was previously assigned to 7th Region as PLH06/Chikuzen.

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