LA County Fire

Geographic Area:
Southern California
Source:
LA County Fire
Map Location:
Lancaster, CA
Brackett Airport - LaVerne/Pomona, CA
Malibu, CA
Fire Camp 9 (Sylmar), CA
Barton Heliport Pacoima-Whiteman Airport, CA
Map Location Number:
19
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21
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23
Make & Model:
Note: Photo may be only a representation of the available helicopter and is not necessarily a photo of the actual helicopter
S70A Firehawk

S70A Firehawk, photographer Alan Wilson
Recovery Device or Method:
Hoist
FM Radio Programmable:
Yes
Ordering Procedure:

LA County Fire Dispatch 1-323-881-6183.
CAL FIRE: Units place order to the GACC and GACC can go direct to Los Angeles Co.
Federal: Units place order to the GACC.

Administrative Information:

Federal: GACC can use the Angeles NF Agreement to hire the helicopter.

Notes:

Hoist, Short-haul must have prior approval to leave the Unit except on initial attack fires with local neighbors. Rescue is a priority, but agency will not let the helicopters be on standby for a fire rescue/medivac.

This page was last modified on February 18, 2020