PHOTOS: Crews Head Home After Flying C-130s For Wildfire Training In ColoradoAfter a brief weather delay, crews from the Colorado Air Force Reserve, 302nd, 146th and 153rd Airlift Wings finished up some wildfire training in the Denver metro area.
Colorado Air Force Reserve Takes To The Skies For Wildfire TrainingThe Colorado Air Force Reserve will be taking part in wildfire training next week. The training starts at the Jeffco Airtanker Base on Monday.
'Hercs Over Colorado': Air Force C-130 Hercules Aircraft Doing Flyovers WednesdayTwo C-130 Hercules aircraft will kick off "Hercs Over Colorado" by flying over hospitals in Pueblo, then continue on to Colorado Springs, Greeley and Ft. Collins.
Foothills Residents May See Firefighting Planes Over Next Week As Crews TrainIn addition to flying the week-long training will include several classroom sessions and ground operations.
2 Military Planes From Colorado Arrive In California To Fight WildfiresTwo Air Force Reserve firefighting planes have been sent to California to battle wildfires raging there.
Colorado Sending Aircraft To Help California & Oregon Fight WildfiresColorado is sending multi-mission aircraft to assist with large wildfires burning in Oregon and California.
Low-Flying Planes Along Front Range Studying Air PollutantsColorado residents who've spotted large low-flying aircraft in recent days needn't worry.
A Coordinated Dance To Fight Wildfire From The SkyWhen a wildfire breaks out, it takes an incredible amount of coordination to fight the flames, both on the ground and in the air.
Airborne Firefighting Training DelayedThe U.S. Forest Service and U.S. military's annual airborne firefighting training using air drops in Wyoming has been delayed to the end of the week because of high winds.
Colorado Military Firefighting Plane Going To Idaho A military firefighting plane from Colorado will help battle wildfires burning in the Pacific Northwest.
Hickenlooper: Governors Talk Regional Fire FleetColorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Tuesday there are initial talks with Western governors about sharing a regional aerial fleet to fight fires, although the idea is far from reality at the moment.
4 Military Air Tankers Moving From Colorado To ArizonaFour military firefighting planes are being moved to Arizona from Colorado.
Aerial Firefighting Teams Responding Quickly To New FiresWhen the Lime Gulch Fire flared up on Wednesday afternoon it seemed like there were helicopters doing bucket drops on the fire and C-130s releasing slurry almost immediately.
Military Joins Wildfire Fight Much Faster Than Last YearFederal and military resources have joined the wildfires fight much more quickly compared to the wildfires last year.
Galena Fire A Reminder Of Need For Better Air SupportCold air and snow moved over the Galena Fire area in Larimer County giving fire crews some relief on Sunday.