High-tech helicopters coming from SoCal to battle Caldor Fire

High-tech helicopters coming from SoCal to battle Caldor Fire

to over 126,000 acres and it is still only 11% contained KTVU is Jesse Gary tells us that Cal fire has enlisted the help of high tech helicopters from Southern California to battle the flames. For the first time in Northern California The fight to stop flames is taking place above the fray and at night hello Hated Harlem, firefighter David Clarke says for two nights should look type One helicopters have been brought up from Southern California pilots are descending to 100 FT Above the flames and dropping 3000 gallons of water or fire retardant during each run the username vision goggle they can use the night vision capabilities to fly and make targets of Opportunity drops on to suppress the fire. The cow door fire grew again overnight and now stands at over 126,000 Acres. Crews have managed only its way toward the Lake Tahoe basin. Large fires when they do get to this size are notoriously hard. To make the time containment line around especially under these drought conditions that we’re seeing those conditions improving slightly over the next week are still coupled with 13 major wildfires burning statewide the result in the Lake Tahoe area is hazy air and masks as I must have your having a pizza and there’s ashes landing in your pizza Nine. Federal parks have are also taking a hit as tourist towns have become ghost towns to impacted as tremendously. Was contemplating every day to stay open to a close. Meanwhile firefighters continue efforts to keep the Cal door fire from spreading beyond highway 50 and into more populated areas. It’s going to create some more challenging able to actively suppress the fire, which is why we’re seeing a lot of air support coming in here late Wednesday, Cal fire officials said They’re moving nighttime helicopter operations from the Cal door fire to the French fire because of an immediate threat to structures there in San Jose, Jesse Gary KTVU Fox two news. Cal Fire
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High-tech helicopters coming from SoCal to battle Caldor Fire

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