International Trucks Trail Magazine presents Fire Chief. 22 miles off the California coast, a bare-bones fire department calls on the WorkStar to keep Catalina Island safe and sound.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT (LACoFD) STRIKE TEAM
Footage of the Station Fire taken from Crown Valley Pkwy in Acton, California.
Navy LCAC Hovercrafts Docking on USS Kearsarge
Marines assigned to Weapons Co., Battalion Landing Team (BLT) 3/2, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), are transported, via landing craft, air cushion (LCAC), from the USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) to a simulated raid mission and back, near Onslow Beach, N.C. The 26th MEU is conducting Composite Training Unit Exercise, the final phase of a six-month pre-deployment training program. The 26th MEU operates continuously across the globe, providing the president and unified combatant commanders with a forward-deployed, sea-based quick reaction force. The MEU is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force capable of conducting amphibious operations, crisis response and limited contingency operations. Produced by U.S. Marine Corps motion media. Video by Cpl. Chris Stone | 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit -- AiirSource - A video and news hub for aviation/military enthusiasts. Favorite this video and subscribe to AiirSource for future updates. Subscribe to AiirSource: http://youtube.com/AiirSource Add AiirSource to your circles on Google+: http://google.com/+AiirSource Join the conversation on Facebook: http://facebook.com/AiirSource Follow AiirSource on Twitter: http://twitter.com/AiirSource Check out our photostream on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/AiirSource Find us on the web: http://www.AiirSource.com
Crown I/C Brush Fire - LA County - July 29, 2010
The Crown Fire began in northern Los Angeles County (Palmdale) on July 29, 2010. The blaze has consumed almost 14,000 acres and several structures. At the time of this writing the fire is 87% contained thanks to the efforts of over 1,300 personnel on scene. Firefighting assets on this incident have included several helitankers, fixed-wing aircraft and the DC-10 and 747 supertankers. This video shows footage from day #2 of the fire.