The Single Engine Airtanker Board (SEATB) provides national leadership in all areas of single engine airtanker (SEAT) operations. Primary objectives include:
- Promote safe, cost effective and efficient SEAT services in support of agency and interagency goals and objectives.
- Define and standardize national interagency SEAT operational procedures.
- Through standardization, facilitate interchange and cross utilization of agency SEAT resources.
- Provide a common SEAT guidance framework within which the member agencies and other cooperators can provide supplemental agency specific guidance.