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Freezeout Ridge Fire, Longline Extraction

Lessons from the medevac of a critically injured firefighter WildlandFireLLC – Emergency Longline Extraction on the Freezeout Ridge Fire, September 21, 2014, 1941 hrs. Firefighter Injury, Freezeout Ridge Fire, 72-hr. Report Freezeout Ridge Fire, Facilitated Learning Analysis  

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L.A. Council Demands Answers on Helicopter Shortage

Shortage noticed as crews battled two wildfires   ELIZABETH CHOU, The Daily News of Los Angeles Los Angeles city firefighters were short at least two helicopters Sunday and had to scramble to respond to a pair of brush fires that ...

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Report Highlights Tree Strike in California Tanker Crash

S-2T tanker went down while fighting a fire in the Yosemite National Park   JOHN ANTCZAK, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 2014 fatal crash of an air tanker fighting a forest fire in Yosemite National Park came just ...

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Video: DC-10 Over Georgia

Aerial attack on West Mims Wildfire   Fox News – Raw video: Plane dumps thousands of gallons of fire retardant on West Mims Wildfire

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DC-10 Tanker Heads to Okefenokee Wildfire

Wildfire has burned 220 square miles since April 6   RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press Firefighters called up a giant air tanker to attack a rapidly growing wildfire that threatened homes Tuesday on the edge of the Okefenokee Swamp near the ...

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