San Diego Fire Rescue Department

Geographic Area:
Southern California
San Diego Fire Rescue Department
Map Location:
San Diego, CA
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
Bell 212 HP, 412 EP

Bell 412 EP, photographer Adrian Pingstone
Recovery Device or Method:
FM Radio Programmable:
Ordering Procedure:

GACC or 911 or SDFD Dispatch Center @ 858-974-9891.
CAL FIRE: Units place order to the GACC and GACC can go direct to San Diego Co.
Federal: Units place order to the GACC.

Administrative Information:

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


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 helicopter be on standby for a fire rescue/medivac.

This page was last modified on February 14, 2020