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Helicopter Wildfire Fighting Support

Bell 212 with wildfire fighting equipment bambi bucket

Yellowhead Helicopters provides vital support for wildfire suppression efforts through its fleet of specialized equipment and expert crew.

Our well-maintained helicopters are equipped with firefighting capabilities such as water buckets and long-line equipment, enabling firefighters our aircraft to drop water or retardant on remote wildfire areas that are not easily accessible by ground transport.

In addition, we provide helicopter transportation for firefighters and supplies to remote locations, contributing to the overall response effort.

Our experienced pilots and support crews work closely with wildfire agencies throughout the provinces and territories of Canada.

Yellowhead Helicopters is dedicated to protecting the environment and people across Canada, and has have been playing a crucial role in wildfire suppression for over 45 years. 

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