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April, 2011

April 29, 2011

C-130s continue support of firefighting efforts in Texas

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –Four Department of Defense C-130 aircraft equipped with U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems and under the command and control of U.S.

April 28, 2011

CONR wins NORAD-level award

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – The Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region is NORAD's most outstanding unit for its support of the common defense and partnership in

April 27, 2011

C-130s continue support of firefighting efforts in Texas

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. –Four Department of Defense C-130 aircraft equipped with U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems and under the command and control of U.S.

April 27, 2011

While aircraft relocate, MAFFS maintain firefighting capabilities

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Two Modular Airborne Firefighting System C-130 Hercules aircraft from Air Force Reserve Command’s 302nd Airlift Wing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., deployed to

April 25, 2011

C-130s continue support of firefighting efforts in Texas and Mexico

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Six Department of Defense C-130 aircraft equipped with U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems and under the command and control of U.S.

April 20, 2011

C-130s continue support of firefighting efforts in Texas and Mexico

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Six Department of Defense C-130 aircraft equipped with U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Modular Airborne Fire Fighting Systems and under the command and control of U.S.

April 18, 2011

Firefighting operations continue in Texas

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – As dry conditions, high winds and a lack of rain continue to plague Texas, U.S. Air Force C-130s are responding to help douse the raging wildfires that have consumed

April 18, 2011

C-130s drop retardant over Texas wildfires

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. –As the nation’s second most populous state and second largest in square miles, Texas continues to battle wildfires in all its 254 counties, many of the fires

April 17, 2011

AFNORTH responds to Texas wildfires

TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. – Under the direction of the Joint Forces Air Component Commander for Air Forces Northern here, four C-130 Hercules aircraft equipped with fire fighting capabilities

April 17, 2011

C-130s continue support of firefighting efforts in Mexico

LAUGHLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Texas - Two Department of Defense C-130 aircraft continued to support Mexican firefighting efforts to control wildfires in the Mexico state of Coahuila today by launching