The aerial firefighting unit took part in extinguishing the fires near Jerusalem

צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

All the aerial firefighting unit aircraft took part in shutting down the fires that erupted
In the area of origin and up. The unit, which was operational for more than a year ago,
Is a key factor in firefighting since fires in Israel

תאריך: 26/06/2012, 16:46    
מחבר: יונתן אוריך, אתר צה”ל

All the aerial firefighting unit aircraft participated today (Tuesday) in shutdown
Fires that broke out in the region of origin and Maale hachamisha, near Jerusalem. A Magen David Adom said that no casualties in fires with three casualties of smoke inhalation, were treated by MDA and required removal.

Firefighting planes took part in extinguishing the fire, along with dozens of fire trucks, troops and emergency.

The aerial firefighting unit is located at the base of SDE Dov and tosia deployed two Marines,
In the South and the North. The unit was declared operational for more than a year ago and since then it is
An essential part of firefighting activities.

Recently participated in a joint exercise with shutting off Cyprus.
Last year switched to more than 160 fires and Forest Grove over -1180 sorties shutdown materials saturated.

Translated from Hebrew

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