Arizona NG • Black Hawks Helicopters • Depart to Support Firefighting Efforts • Sep 09 2020

Arizona NG • Black Hawks Helicopters

Approximately 30 Arizona National Guard Citizen-Soldiers from the 98th Aviation Troop Command mobilized to California in response to request for wildfire fighting assistance from the California Office of Emergency Services. This initial support will span approximately two weeks and includes three UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters equipped with wildfire suppression capabilities, and specially trained air crews certified in wildfire response.