California Division of Forestry/ Department of Conservation produced documentary-style film from 1974 showing the various elements of the firefighting air program in California at that time. Many action shots of firefighting aircraft models no longer in use. Highlights the supportive role aircraft play in fire suppression with a multi-agency focus, Includes an informative sequence depicting the procedures of fire discovery, reporting, location plotting and dispatch for aircraft. Department of Conservation, Division of Forestry; Narrated by Mike Boyd, written and directed by Ken Chaney; filmed by Phillip Wallick & Ken Chaney; technical advisors: Clinton Phillips, Wayne King, Jerry Letson, Walter Bolster; Exec Producer: Clay Dudley
Composite Print Sound Mono Color 16mm film
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Wildfires--California Airplanes Fire engines and equipment
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