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AEM Loudspeaker System for S-70i Firehawk, 24-Jan-20 : #Loudspeaker Canadian Anodyne Electronics Manufacturing Corp (AEM) supplied the LS1320 loudspeaker systems for 7 new S-70i Firehawk helicopters with three of them (California’s CAL FIRE, LACoFD and SDFD) been delivered last December

High-Altitude High-Precision Aerial Firefighting, 22-Jan-20 : #firefighting Using a computed launch of liquid pellets from high altitude, the HyDrop system developed by Elbit Systems lifts the long standing restriction on nighttime aerial firefighting

Two More Erickson S-64 Air Crane Ordered, 11-Jan-20 : #firefighting Korea Forest Service (ninth for KFS) and the Italian firefighters ordered one more S-64 heavy lift helicopter each to be delivered in 2020 and 2021 respectively. The toughest jobs calls for the toughest aircraft

Operation Bushfire Assist 2019-2020, 10-Jan-20 : #bushfires Summary of Australian Defence Force (ADF) humanitarian aid response for Operation Bushfire Assist 2019-2020. The ADF has been working with Emergency Management in firefighting efforts in NSW, QLD, WA, VIC and SA since November 8

Kiwi NH90 Deployed Against Australia Bushfires, 08-Jan-20 : #Bushfires Kiwi contingent to take flight for cousins. RAAF C-17 cargo aircraft delivering three Royal New Zealand Air Force NH90 helicopters to Australia for firefighting as part of Operation Bushfire Assist

08-Jan-20 - Singapore Chinooks Joins Australia Bushfires Fight #AustraliaBushfires
10-Dec-19 - Three New Firehawk Helicopters for California #firefighting
09-Dec-19 - Helitak FireCat for Austrian Super Puma #firefighting
02-Dec-19 - 10,000 Flight Hours for Australian EC135 Trainers #FlightHours
02-Dec-19 - Four AW139 for Miami-Dade Firefighters #MiamiDade
26-Nov-19 - Erickson Delivered K7 to Korean Forest Service #firefighting
11-Nov-19 - NPAS Fire and First Aid Training #firefighting
10-Nov-19 - LA County Firehawk to be Honored at Heli-Expo 2020 Heli-Expo 2020
04-Nov-19 - Bambi Max and Sling Dragon Firefighting Demo #firefighting
04-Nov-19 - ADS-B for LA County Firefighting Helicopters #ADSB
30-Oct-19 - Internal Fire Attack System for Black Hawk #BlackHawk
16-Oct-19 - Russia Offers Upgrade Ka-32A11M to South Korea #Ka32A11M
08-Oct-19 - SEI Industries Finalist for BC Export Awards #exporting
03-Oct-19 - DART Aerospace Acquires Simplex Aerospace #firefighting
01-Oct-19 - Firefighting in Australia with the Bell 412 #Bell412
25-Sep-19 - DART Rappel Kit Approved for US Forest Service ELAM #firefighting
11-Sep-19 - Airbus Foundation Against Amazon Fires #AmazonFires
07-Sep-19 - 900-Gallon Tank for Commercial Black Hawk Firefighter #BlackHawk
26-Jul-19 - Three Firefighters Ka-32 Delivered to Turkey’ Kaan Air #firefighting
23-Jul-19 - UCSD WIFIRE Monitoring on Coulson Firewatch S-76 #WIFIRE
29-Jun-19 - Bambi Max Firefighting System Demo in Chile #BambiBucket
07-Jun-19 - Firefighting at the Bristol Royal Infirmary #firefighting
24-Apr-19 - Navy Firefighting in Southern Guam #firefighting
18-Apr-19 - Italian Firefighters Received New AW139 #firefighting
10-Apr-19 - LAFD Plan to Adopt Drones DJI to Save Lives #drones
07-Apr-19 - Mi-171 with VK-2500-03 Engine Certified in China #VK2500
26-Mar-19 - Firefighter AW189 at LIMA 2019 LIMA 2019
21-Mar-19 - Sikorsky Recognizes LACoFD for Battling Woolsey Fire #WoolseyFire
07-Mar-19 - S-70M Gets FAA Certification for Civilian Use Heli-Expo 2019
06-Mar-19 - 240 and 260 USG Firefighting Buckets Heli-Expo 2019
04-Mar-19 - Coulson and Unical in Firefighting Joint Venture Heli-Expo 2019
26-Feb-19 - Hydrants for Helicopters RASS #firefighting
25-Jan-19 - ADS-B Out Mandate for Aerial Firefighting #firefighting
08-Jan-19 - Night Firebombing for the First Time in Australia #firefighting
16-Dec-18 - Los Angeles Fire Department Orders Fifth AW139 #LosAngeles
04-Dec-18 - Malaysia Firefighters AW189 Enter Service #Firefighers
16-Nov-18 - Firefighter Helicopters in the California’ Woolsey Fire #WoolseyFire
25-Aug-18 - Air Methods to Customize Ventura County Firehawks #firefighting
01-Aug-18 - Schriever Air Force Base Firefighters #firefighting
28-Jun-18 - Guardian Tested New DART Firefighting Bucket #firefighting
06-Jun-18 - STC for Kawak New Chinook Water Tank #firefighting
25-Apr-18 - Water Tanks for Billings Flying Service Chinooks #firefighting
06-Apr-18 - Royal Sussex County Hospital Fire Suppression System
06-Apr-18 - Boise Firefighters Training with the National Guard
04-Apr-18 - Black Hawk Firefighter Tour in Latin America FIDAE 2018
15-Mar-18 - Simplex Internal Fire Attack System for Black Hawk
05-Mar-18 - California Wild Fires 2017
01-Mar-18 - DART Firefighting Bucket Heli-Expo 2018
26-Feb-18 - Sikorsky Recognized Los Angeles County Fire Dept Heli-Expo 2018
22-Feb-18 - Aerial Firefighting North America Conference 2018
25-Jan-18 - U.S. Aerial Firefighters 2017 Balance
22-Dec-17 - KAI Tested KUH-1 Surion Firefighter Variant
18-Dec-17 - Erickson 20th Fire Season in Australia
06-Dec-17 - Firefighter Chinook Tracking System
22-Nov-17 - Two Additional H225 for South Korea Firefighters
16-Oct-17 - Travis County Acquires 3 AW169 with Simplex Tanks
11-May-17 - Simplex SkyCannon for Chinese AC313
08-May-17 - Completed Inspections for Korean Firefighters H225
28-Apr-17 - Wildland Firefighting Exercise 2017 Coming Up
27-Mar-17 - VNH Mi-172 to Indonesia for Firefighting Service
12-Mar-17 - Erickson to Build S-64E for Korea Forest Service
27-Dec-16 - US Army Europe Firefighters
22-Dec-16 - Kumamoto Firefighters Orders AS365N3+
16-Nov-16 - Honeywell Engine Redefines Firefighting Helicopters
17-Aug-16 - Kawak New Fire Bucket Pump Models
08-Aug-16 - Erickson and Kestrel Extension in Australia
07-Jun-16 - First Deployment for Firefighter CH-47D Chinook
26-Apr-16 - JTF-Bravo Trains Central American Firefighters
22-Apr-16 - JTF-Bravo Support Panama in Fighting Wildfire
21-Apr-16 - New Thermal Imaging Solutions for Firefighters
17-Apr-16 - Nevada National Guard Train with California Firefighters
01-Apr-16 - Fire Attack System for the CH-47D Chinook
02-Mar-16 - LACoFD Receives Sikorsky Rescue Award Heli-Expo 2016
12-Feb-16 - Marines Osprey Tilt-Rotor Can Support Cal Fire
14-Jan-16 - Volo Mission Hosting Helicopter Firefighting Seminar
23-Nov-15 - Simplex High Rise Firefighting System for the H225
23-Nov-15 - Firefighting Ka-32A11BC for China
23-Nov-15 - Two K-MAX for Firefighting in China
24-Aug-15 - Erickson Secures Turkish Firefighting Contract
21-Aug-15 - PJ Helicopters "Utility Hawk"
28-Jul-15 - Mi-26, Mi-8, and Ka-32 Helps in Firefighting
17-Jun-15 - Russian helicopters Ka-32 in Europe Firefighting Paris Air Show 2015
14-Apr-15 - South Carolina National Guard Firefighting Training
03-Mar-15 - INAER Bell 212 for Ministry of the Environment Firefighting Heli-Expo 2015
10-Dec-14 - Japan Iwate Prefecture Orders AW139 for Firefighting
18-Nov-14 - Unmanned K-Max Demonstrate Firefighting Capability
23-Jul-14 - INAER flying firecrews combat Spain wildfire season
15-Nov-13 - Beijing Firefighters Received AW139 Helicopter #firefighting
21-Feb-13 - The Global Helicopter Firefighting Initiative
05-Feb-13 - INAER Chile reinforces firefighting fleet
19-Jun-12 - US Forest Service adds 4 heavy helicopters
22-Feb-10 - Eurocopter Presents New EC225 Fire-Fighting System