August 9, 2022

U.S. Veterans

U.S.A Veterans News, Support & Information

MAFFS 8 & 9 Fly Over Black Mountain in Idaho | 04.28.2022

1 min read

#Fire #Tanker #C-130 #MAFFS #152nd Airlift Wing #MAFFS AEG
BLACK MOUNTAIN, Idaho — Two C-130’s from the 152nd Airlift Wing, Reno, Nevada, equipped with U.S. Forest Service Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System (MAFFS) units fly over Black Mountain in Idaho during an annual training event April 28, 2022.

Defense Flash News – Apr. 2022

Join this channel to get access to over 45000 contents perks:

Checkout for more Latest Defense & Technology News Updates.

MAFFS 8 & 9 fly over Black Mountain in Idaho

One Air Force Reserve and three Air National Guard locations participate in the MAFFS Program. The 302nd Airlift Wing, Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the only Air Force Reserve unit supporting the aerial firefighting mission. The Air National Guard units supporting MAFFS include the 146 AW in Channel Islands, Air National Guard Base, California, the 152 AW based in Reno, Nevada, and the 153 AW based at Cheyenne, Wyoming. Each flying unit stores and is ready to activate two of the MAFFS units for a total of eight nationwide. (U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt. Laura Fitzmorris)

Film Credits: Video by Staff Sgt. Laura Fitzmorris
302nd Airlift Wing Public Affairs

More from: Defense Flash News

Veterans and Activities

2 min read When you are a soldier in the Army, there are thing you have to do that would sound dumb to someone on the outside....

2 min read There are some ways that Army soldiers might get out of the Army early or before their contract ends. These are some way that...

2 min read Lets talk about how the the Army was interested in temporarily removing the requirement of needing a high school diploma or GED to be...

2 min read I guess you can call them pet peeves, but there are just some things I've seen Army soldiers do that are annoying. What do...

2 min read US Army soldiers eat MRE's all the time when they go to the field and conduct training. I have some friends that have never...

2 min read There are some things that soldiers serving in the Army can not do. Some of these sound crazy but I'm here to explain some...

Veterans In The News

1 min read U.S. Army soldiers assigned to 3rd Platoon, Regiment Engineer Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment conduct a platoon demolition...

Veterans © 2005 Area.Control.Network™ All rights reserved.
All Rights Reserved © ACN 2020

ACN Privacy Policies
Area Control Network (ACN)
Area Control Network
Area Control Network Center