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View Spotlight on FireBoss Aircraft Pilot in Aircraft. Credit Columbia Gorge News, Noah Noteboom
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Spotlight on FireBoss Aircraft

Columbia Gorge News interviews Coastal Air Strike Pilots, Aaron Vince and Colby Smith, to better understand the FireBoss's capabilities and how it's helping curb Oregon's wildfires. Click HERE to read the full article.

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View Coastal Fireboss Team assists on the Tunnel 5 Fire Fox12 Screenshot of Fireboss dropping water on fire
View Coastal Fireboss Team assists on the Tunnel 5 Fire

Coastal Fireboss Team assists on the Tunnel 5 Fire

The Tunnel 5 fire is prompting evacuations on the Washington side of the Columbia River Gorge.  Coastal Air Strike's two Firebosses, on contract with the Oregon Department of Forestry, assists firefighting efforts.

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View Osage Nation Congress commends Wildland Fire Management The Osage Nation Wildland Fire Management Department on April 21, 2023, in Pawhuska, Okla. ECHO REED/Osage News
View Osage Nation Congress commends Wildland Fire Management

Osage Nation Congress commends Wildland Fire Management

Chief Pilot Aaron Vince was in attendance when the Eighth Osage Nation Congress commended the Nation’s Wildland Fire Management Department during the 2023 Hun-Kah Session for the crew’s hard and sometimes dangerous work efforts to protect the Nation, its people and its structures.

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View New Jersey Wildfires Dan Phillips with Tanker 875 in New Jersey 2023
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New Jersey Wildfires

Coastal Air Strike Pilot, Dan Phillips, talks with NBC's Ted Greenberg about New Jersey's 2023 wildfires.

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View Aerial Team Helps Extinguish New Jersey Wildfires SEAT Tanker 875 in New Jersey
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Aerial Team Helps Extinguish New Jersey Wildfires

ABC7 New York talks with Coastal Air Strike Pilot, Dan Phillips, regarding the team effort towards aerial firefighting in New Jersey. Watch the full video

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View Feature: Coastal Air Strike The New Kid in Town Coastal Air Strike Planes Flying
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Feature: Coastal Air Strike The New Kid in Town

Michael Hutchins began his aviation career in the vast and complex world of aerial application, initially loading aircraft and eventually, through hard work and determination, working his way to flying for the company that he now owns, Custom Air.

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