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    Fire in Rio Grande Do Sol a Recurring Problem

    By Marcos Antonio Camargo When I started writing this article, we were contacted for another firefighting operation in the fields of the West Frontier of...

    Neptune Aviation Pilot Training – Aircraft System and Fire Traffic Area Focused

    When Neptune Aviation Services planned to replace its legacy fleet of piston-driven Lockheed P2V Neptunes with BAe 146 regional jets, reconfigured as air tankers,...

    San Diego Success! – Tangent Link’s Aerial Firefighting Show Returns to North America

    After a two-year hiatus from hosting the aerial firefighting show in the United States, Tangent Link’s Aerial Fire Fighting North America returned to San...

    Foam Injection Systems – Charlotte County’s Fire Suppression Innovation

    When looking at examples of interagency cooperation, Charlotte County, Florida, has a standard that would make many others jealous. As an aviation unit, Charlotte...

    Cyprus Seeks EU Sanctions Out to Get Russian Firefighting Help

    Cyprus wants an exemption from European Union sanctions against Russia for the invasion of Ukraine to lease Russian-made helicopters designed to fight fires. The Foreign...

    Cal Fire Hawk available to fight wildfires at night for the first time

    Sikorsky Firehawk helicopters, which attack wildfires and rescue people, have been called a game-changer. “It does provide a lot of power for us,” Said Ben...

    Air crews invaluable in fight against Arizona wildfires

    The Crooks Fire has burned more than 9,000 acres and on Wednesday some aerial crews were grounded because of the lack of visibility because...

    Celebrating 50 years of bushfire aerial detection

    2022 marks the 50-year anniversary of Western Australia's bushfire aerial detection fleet - a small fleet of planes flown by skilled pilots that helps...

    Why fighting wildfires is the hardest flying Air Force crews do outside combat

    Forget what you’ve seen in movies: flying low and slow in large fixed-wing aircraft is tough to do. It is even more difficult while...

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