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In the Line of Fire, a Universal Challenge

4 days ago 0

As Australian firefighters from NSW, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland pack their bags to help out in the USA, Canada and Greece it is apparent that fighting fires has truly

DNR Prepares To Engage Wildfire On Ketron Island Caused By Plane Crash

5 days ago 0

The Department of Natural Resources – the state’s largest wildfire fighting force – has jurisdiction for wildfire protection on Ketron Island. When the Horizon Air Q400 plane crashed on Ketron

Kawak receives STC’s for new CH-47 Chinook Internal firefighting tank system

2 months ago 0

Bend, Oregon – Kawak Aviation has received FAA Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for its CH-47D Chinook aerial liquid delivery system (ALDS) and auxiliary hydraulic system. Working with customer Billings Flying

Franz Names Geissler as State Forester and Supervisor of Wildfire Operations

2 months ago 1

Experienced wildfire manager to oversee state’s largest on-call fire agency, community preparedness, and community forestry outreach OLYMPIA — Commissioner of Public Lands Hilary Franz announced today her appointment of George

Active season, reduced contracts

3 months ago 0

Most areas of the country have experienced a spring that has been much colder and wetter than normal. April snow was common with many locations breaking records for both low