Tag Archives: Videos

Wyoming Hotshots 2020 Season

A look at some of this year’s firefighting   Shannon Sullivan Wyoming Hotshots 2020 (This video not endorsed by the USFS, USDA, or Bighorn National Forest) Song credits: Icky Thumb – The White Stripes Hooked On An Eight Second Ride ...

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First-Due Considerations for Basic Wildland Firefighting

Training with the Illinois Fire Service Institute     Illinois Fire Service Institute Instructors Deke Carls and Steve Sallows present First Due Considerations for Basic Wildland Firefighting training in the Facebook Forum.

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Video: California’s Cypress Fire

Aircraft at work over Fontana     564 Fire The Cypress Fire as it approached Sierra Ave in south Fontana. CAL FIRE & Riverside County Fire along with other agencies kept the fire from jumping across Sierra Ave. Nice aircraft ...

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Crews Stop Wind-Driven Wildfire in Reno

Wildfire burned 1, 200 acres     RENO, Nev. (AP) — A wind-driven wildfire destroyed or damaged a dozen homes and other buildings in southwest Reno before being stopped by firefighters, authorities said. Investigators on Wednesday would try to determine ...

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Glendale, California Gasner Pack Deployment

Initial attack hoseline training   Glendale Fire Training Videos Glendale Fire Department – Training Division Gasner Pack Deployment

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How to Operate a MARK-3® High-Pressure Pump

Best practices for operations     WATERAX – Product specialists and wildland firefighters, Zach & Alex give us a step by step explanation of best practices when operating the MARK-3® high-pressure fire pump. Related: Why Choose a MARK-3® High-Pressure Pump?

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MAFFS Over Some of California’s Worst Wildfires in 2020

Over 1.5M gallons of retardant dropped     Defense Flash News NORTH HIGHLANDS, CA, UNITED STATES 10.26.2020 Video by Staff Sgt. Edward Siguenza California National Guard Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System (MAFFS) were utilized at extreme capabilities during the 2020 ...

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California Brewery Steps in to Help Volunteer Firefighters Impacted by Creek Fire

New release from brewery dedicated to help first responders     Wildland Firefighter Staff FRESNO, California – The company that prides itself on supporting first responders is doing just that with their latest release: Frontline Black Lager. KFSN reports that ...

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Owl Lands Inside Helicopter Battling California’s Creek Fire

Owl rode along for several water drops     Wildland Firefighter CLOVIS, California – KGPE reported that an owl landed inside a helicopter that was in flight fighting the Creek Fire on Sunday afternoon. The bird flew into the aircraft ...

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