Kern County Fire Department

Geographic Area:
Southern California
Kern County Fire Department
Map Location:
Keene Helibase, 8 miles west of Tehachapi Municipal Airport
Map Location Number:
Make & Model:
Note: Photo may be only a representation of the available helicopter and is not necessarily a photo of the actual helicopter
2-Bell (UH-1H) Restricted Super Hueys, H-407 & H-408

H-408 Helicopter
Helicopter Type:
Hoist Type:
Goodrich UTC External
FM Radio Programmable:
Ordering Procedure:
CAL FIRE: Units place order to the GACC and GACC can go direct to Kern Co. Federal: Units place order to the GACC and the GACC can use the Sequoia NF Agreement to hire the helicopter(s). H408 and H407 are statused with South Ops daily Contact: ECC at 661-861-2521 (dispatch available 24 hours). Rescue crew: pilot, Hoist operator, rescuer, safety. Available with Helitack crew to run Night Helibase ops
This page was last modified on May 6, 2019