More

    Mitigating America’s Wildfire Threat

    Having spent much of my adult life in California fighting some of the most catastrophic fires in America's history, about this time every year, as the wildfire threat kicks into high gear, I face...

    Recent News

    Perimeter Solutions’ PHOS-CHEK® LCE20W, Uncolored Version of its Flagship Long-Term Fire Retardant, Added to USDA Forest Service Qualified Product List

    New Ground-Applied Solution Improves Environmental Profile of PHOS-CHEK LC95W Predecessor Clayton, MO 14 October 2021 – Perimeter Solutions, makers of PHOS-CHEK® long-term fire retardant and...

    DART Aerospace announces large firefighting supply agreement for Fire Attack® Systems for the FIREHAWK

    DART Aerospace is proud to announce it has signed an agreement for the supply of a new generation of Fire Attack® Systems for the...

    Chinook firebomber helicopters in Australia this summer

    Two of the largest firebombing helicopters in the world, the Coulson Aviation CH-47D Chinooks will be in Australia for the first time this summer...

    Researchers test drone images, neural computing to fight wildfire

    Over the past few years of terrible wildfires that have ravaged parts of Europe, Australia, and western US states, the critical use of UAVs...

    Plane returns from fighting Greece fires

    Thank you to Scott W who snapped this shot of an aerial firefighting plane at Benalla Airport. After some research on flightaware.com he established...

    Latest Print Edition

    Press Releases

    Featured Stories

    Mitigating America’s Wildfire Threat

    Having spent much of my adult life in California fighting some of the most catastrophic fires in America's history, about this time every year,...

    DART Aerospace – Innovating for a Safer Tomorrow

    In the aerospace world, industry juggernaut companies often start with humble beginnings; DART and Simplex Aerospace are two of those companies. With parallel origins,...

    CAL FIRE – Changing the Game With the S-70i

    When the average person thinks about aerial firefighting, images that come to mind are often of helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft dropping water and retardant...

    Mile High MAFFS

    May of 2021 saw Broomfield, Colorado's Rocky Mountain Metro Airport receive an influx of C-130's from the Wyoming Air National Guard and the Air...

    Tower Tech – Chasing the American Dream

    Titus Gall is, in his own words, fortunate and continually grateful for his lot in life. Born in Holland to Dutch parents and immigrating...

    Australian Fire Season In Review

    As the nightmare fire season of 2019/2020 was still very fresh in the minds of all Australians, the world was soon to face the...
    Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

    Action on the ground and in the air. A Redmond Smoke Jumper captured as Neptune Tanke 16 prepares to drop. Photo by @booze_and_fire

    Tag us at @aerialfiremag to feature your image on social media and our print magazine. Email your shots to news@aerialfiremag.com

    #aerialfire #aerialfirefighting #aerialfirefighter #firepilot #fireattack #firefighting #firebomber #firebombers #waterbomber #instaviation #aviation #avgeek #SEAT #VLAT #LAT #firepilot #helitack #fireaviation #instahelicopter #aviation #fire
    ... See MoreSee Less

    12 hours ago
    Action on the ground and in the air. A Redmond Smoke Jumper captured as Neptune Tanke 16 prepares to drop. Photo by @booze_and_fire  

Tag us at @aerialfiremag to feature your image on social media and our print magazine. Email your shots to news@aerialfiremag.com

#aerialfire #aerialfirefighting #aerialfirefighter #firepilot #fireattack #firefighting #firebomber #firebombers #waterbomber #instaviation #aviation #avgeek #SEAT #VLAT #LAT #firepilot #helitack #fireaviation #instahelicopter #aviation #fire

    LAT

    Helicopter

    Chinook firebomber helicopters in Australia this summer

    Two of the largest firebombing helicopters in the world, the Coulson Aviation CH-47D Chinooks will be in Australia for the first time this summer...

    SEATs

    Plane returns from fighting Greece fires

    Thank you to Scott W who snapped this shot of an aerial firefighting plane at Benalla Airport. After some research on flightaware.com he established...

    Government

    Auburn Fire now estimated at 250-300 acres

    EVENING UPDATE: Fire crews on the Auburn Fire burning north of Rapid City are continuing with a night operational shift to construct and maintain...

    Armidale Regional Airport’s $2.45m development begins

    Armidale Regional Airport is preparing for a boost in aviation activities as construction to improve infrastructure for aircrafts, operators and passengers' powers ahead at...

    WA lands commissioner reflects on 2021 wildfire season

    The wildfire season in the Inland Northwest is winding down. It was a season that began early and continued with intensity during the heat...

    CIT researchers develop new “deep learning” methods to fight wildfires with drones

    Aerial photography has been popular ever since people started taking cameras into the sky, starting in the mid-1800s with hot air balloons and continuing...

    Columns

    Archives