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Forestry and Fire Fighting Services

HOMESTEAD HELICOPTERS, INC. - THROUGHOUT THE WESTERN UNITED STATES, FIREFIGHTING AND USFS SUPPORT

We have been contracted with the United States Government for wildland fire fighting since 2001.  We have battled fires from the Southwest United States to the Northern Rockies.

We are also contracted with the United States Government to perform aerial ignition and forest seeding projects.

Below you will find some photographs of our operations over the past years.

 

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Chippy Creek Fire, Flathead Indian Reservation, MT 2007


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BlackCat fire Missoula, MT 2007


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Jacko Lake fire Seeley, MT 2007


Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in the Western United States

Navajo Mountain Fire Page AZ, 2006


 RAPPEL OPERATIONS LIBBY, MONTANA  2009


 

Winslow Fire - Montana and Idaho 2003


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Moose Fire - Montana 2001


Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Montana Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Northern Rockies
Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Montana

Initial Attacks

Lolo National Forest Fire 2006 - Lolo Montana Bearmouth Fire 2006 - Bearmouth Montana
Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Montana Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Northern Rockies
Lolo National Forest Potato Fire 2006 - Lolo Montana
Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Montana

Ashley Lake Fire 2006 - Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana

Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services at the Flathead Indian Reservation

Navajo Mountain Fire 2006 - Page, Arizona

Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in Arizona Helicopter Fire Fighting, Ignition and Seeding Services in the Southwest United States