Sikorsky s-70 H-60

1999

S-70A Firehawk


1999




Model

Sikorsky S-70A Firehawk

Firefighting variant equipped with a 1,000-gallon tank to carry water and fire suppressant. The Oregon Army National Guard was the launching customer


Model News

Two S-70i for the Los Angeles County Fire Dept., 07-Sep-17 : The Los Angeles County Fire Department will receive two new baseline S-70i Black Hawk by next December. Will be converted to a Firehawk configuration by a specialist outfitter in 2018

LACoFD Receives Sikorsky Rescue Award, 02-Mar-16 : Heli-Expo 2016 In a dramatic rescue and firefighting mission on August 14, 2015, County of Los Angeles Fire Department flying a Sikorsky S-70A FireHawk extinguished a substantial brush fire

Sikorsky honors Los Angeles County for Firehawk service, 23-Feb-09 : ANAHEIM, California - In an event at Heli-Expo today, Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. recognized the Los Angeles County Fire Department for its heroic efforts during the 2008 Southern California wildfires and Metrolink train crash while using the Sikorsky FIREHAWK® helicopter. Sikorsky Aircraft is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp.

LA County to Buy a Third Firehawk Helicopter, 15-Mar-04 : LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Acquisition of a third Sikorsky S-70 FIREHAWK helicopter has been authorized for the California's Los Angeles County Fire Department.


Organisations

From Organisation with model S-70A Firehawk
2001
usa State of California
    2001/now


Construction Numbers on database of S-70A Firehawk

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Construction Numbers Help Us

C/NYearHistory
70-583 1983 US N3124B : s-70c Sikorsky S-70A-5 conv to S-70C-0, to G-RRTM
UK G-RRTM : Rolls-Royce PLC Jan86-Oct95; 11sep88 pictured at Farnb+
US N70C : Brainerd Helicopters at Leesburg, FL from Dec95, ex N60+
70-1029 1986 BN V8-MHB : s-70c Brunei; reser V8-HBV; to N50070
US N2FH : Brainerd Helicopters 2001; S-70C Firehawk
70-2453 2001 US N160LA : LACoFD County Of Los Angeles Fire Dept /16
27mar04 pictured with LACoFD rescuing an injured hiker +
30jun12 LACoFD./16, at Hansen Dam Park
70-2479 2001 US N190LA : LACoFD County Of Los Angeles Fire Dept /19
70-2846 2004 US N15LA : LACoFD County Of Los Angeles Fire Dept /15
5 C/N.

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