Accession Number:

AD0734078

Title:

Employment of Air Operations in the Fire Services: Proceedings of a Symposium, June 9-10 1971 held at Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC COMMITTEE ON FIRE RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

157.0

Abstract:

Contents Urban and rural fire fighting Los Angeles County operations, Chicago fire department operations, Forest fire air attacks, Helicopter fire fighting in Viet Nam Aircraft and facilities Helicopter accessories for fire fighting, Manufacturers specifications and aircraft performance, Helicopter flight restriction and fire service operations, Communications are essential, Operation and safety problems Strategy and tactics in air attack Integrating air attack with fire-fighting strategy, Fire- fighting chemicals, Diversified helicopter services, Current techniques employed by USAF helicopters in crash fire operations, Fire intelligence, General summary and development Helicopter display and flight demonstration by manufacturers.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Forestry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE