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Photo of helicopters parked at the Swan Lake helibase near Sterling.

TFRs: Keeping the airspace safe for firefighting

A valuable tool to provide a safe operating space for aircraft are Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR), which are put in place so there is a buffer zone of safety for our ground and air crews. Recent incursions – whether it’s from a drone or private airplanes – have grounded air operations to a halt. The […]

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