FOR THE MOST DIFFICULT FIREFIGHTING JOBS ON THE PLANET.
Columbia has everything it takes to complete the most difficult firefighting jobs on the planet. Experienced employees, integrated MRO support, robust supply chain, and in-house engineering all add up to higher reliability rates.
Perri Hagen is a 24-year employee and one of our most accomplished pilots. He’s flown 1,000+ hours fighting fires as pilot in command, and is experienced flying a CH-47D equipped with the world’s largest Fire Attack System (FAS) internal water tank in a Type I helicopter.