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Air attack on forest fires

Alexander Linkewich

Air attack on forest fires

history and techniques.

by Alexander Linkewich

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Published by D.W. Friesen in Altona, Alta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest fires -- Prevention and control

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD421 L55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination321 p.
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23708460M

      Forest Fires The control of forest fires has developed into an independent and complex science costing approximately $ million annually in the United States. Because of the extremely rapid spreading and customary inaccessibility of fires once started, the chief aim of this work is prevention. A: The Forest Service explained to RAND that its own prior analysis showed that the core of the large aircraft fleet would necessarily remain large aircraft capable of carrying between 1,, gallons of retardant, not the so-called very large air by: 1.

    SECTION 3 - USE OF FIRE IN CONTROL OPERATIONS Burning Out and Backfiring Types of Fire Spread Ignition Techniques Strip Firing One, Two, Three - Three, Two, One (/) Firing Concept Head and Strip Head Firing Blowhole Firing Spot Firing Ring Firing Chevron Firing Burn Strip Planning and Conducting Firing .   This book is designed to provide firefighters and fire officers “street proven” tips, techniques, and company-level drills that address and overcome the 25 most common errors that occur at residential building fires. Air Management for the Fire Service – Mike Gagliano.

      Japan’s bizarre WWII plan to bomb the continental U.S. by high-altitude balloons claimed its first and only victims, an Oregon church group, 70 years ago.   Earlier this summer, the Swedish Air Force dropped a laser-guided bomb on a forest fire to help suppress the flames. Now there’s a proposal for the United States to do the same, using the might.


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