Aerial Firefighting

 

 

Firehawk Helicopters operates the fastest Type 1 helicopter carded for Firefighting in the United States.

 

Each of our Firehawks can come equipped with a variety of SEI Industries "Bambi" Buckets including the Bambi max, a 900 gallon variable capacity Bambi bucket, 800 gallon, 660 gallon, and 540 gallon buckets with each ship for working in extreme altitudes. The Firehawks are equipped with a belly mounted, down looking video camera and highly accurate radar altimeters for safety and reliability. Each aircraft is supported by a 5000 gallon fuel tanker and a crew/aircraft support trailer.

Currently Firehawk operates 4 S-70 Blackhawks and 3 AS350 B3s.