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
Recovery Device or Method:
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. 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.

Administrative Information:

Federal: GACC can use the Sequoia NF Agreement to hire the helicopter(s).



This page was last modified on February 14, 2020