Aerial firefighting

Aug 29, 2008 - 1:07 PM
Investigators are continuing to study why a Carson Helicopters Sikorsky S-61N “Fire King” crashed August 5, killing nine of 13 aboard.
Aug 29, 2008 - 1:05 PM
With the recent wildfires in Northern California reaching historic proportions, the human toll rose as a helicopter ferrying an 11-member firefighting crew
Jul 30, 2008 - 7:09 AM
Sikorsky S-64F, Torino, Italy, June 1, 2008– The Erickson Air-Crane aerial firefighting demonstration S-64 crashed in Lake Aviguana, near Torino, in VMC.
Jul 8, 2008 - 8:53 AM
Summer means fire season, and Columbia Helicopters’ tandem-rotor Chinooks and Vertols have already been dispatched to their bases, primarily throughout the
Jun 9, 2008 - 6:41 AM
Oregon-based Erickson Air-Crane recently signed an 8.5-year, e200 million deal covering the continued operation of four S-64F Aircranes flown in support of
May 15, 2008 - 8:24 AM
Air Tractor of Olney, Texas, better known for its line of Air Tractor agplanes, is working on an amphibious 10-passenger turboprop called the S-22 Surveyor
May 6, 2008 - 11:50 AM
<strong>LOCKHEED C-130A, WALKER, CALIF., JUNE 17, 2002</strong>–Engaged in a firefighting mission near Walker, the four-engine turboprop broke apart during
Apr 25, 2008 - 6:14 AM
With fires in Colorado and Arizona consuming more than 500,000 acres of forest earlier this summer and other wildfires burning three million acres across t
Jan 4, 2008 - 5:37 AM
Just when you think everything that can be done with the basic SEI Industries Bambi bucket&nbsp; has been done, the Delta, British Columbia, Canada-based c
Dec 19, 2007 - 5:46 AM
As <b>AIN</b> was going to press, the first of four S-64 Aircranes arrived in Italy (see '<link http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/vint