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October 16, 2018

New Rescue Hoist to Aid in Injured Firefighters Rescue in Nevada

The Nevada Department of Forestry is rolling out an advanced rescue hoist ...

August 23, 2018

United Secures Firehawk Contract for Ventura County Fire

California's Ventura County Fire Department signed a contract with United Rotorcraft to convert two surplus…

August 17, 2018

Update: MQ-9, Rotorcraft Aid ‘Combat-Like’ California Firefighting Ops

An airman from the California Air National Guard's 163rd Attack Wing marshals a U.S. Air…

August 08, 2018

Updated: Dozens of US Military Rotorcraft Deployed to Fight Fires Along US West Coast

A UH-60 Black Hawk of the California Army National Guard hovers above Lake Pardee in…

July 16, 2018

San Diego Fire Gets First Black Hawk for Aerial Firefighting

San Diego Fire-Rescue Senior Pilot Chris Hartnell (left) and Chief Chuck Macfarland accepted the department's…

July 02, 2018

Update: Cal Fire Battles Latest California Wildfire Engulfing 86K Acres

Update July 5, 2018: As of the morning of July 5, the wildfire has grown…

June 14, 2018

Watch: Remote Tank Could Help Helicopters Perform Water Drops Faster

The Orange County Fire Authority and Anaheim Fire are testing new firefighting equipment that may…

May 30, 2018

Fire Crews Respond to 400 Acres of Wildfires in California

Seven wildfires in Northern California have spread ...

May 29, 2018

Wildfire at Canada Lake Sparked by Downed Helicopter

Officials of the Transportation Safety Board of Canada say a wildfire burning in a remote…

May 23, 2018

Cal Fire Places Order for Sikorsky Firehawk

United Rotorcraft has received a purchase order from the California Department of Forestry and Fire…