When fire strikes, you need rapid efficient service. Buffalo Fire Suppression division excels at providing Quick Strike, Call When Needed or Contract Fire Suppression Aircraft. We stand by our commitment to provide aviation related fire suppression support equipment and staff anytime, anywhere.
For the past 26 years, Buffalo Airways has successfully Fire Suppression aircraft on behalf of the Government of the Northwest Territories safely and without incident. Buffalo Airways operates a diversified fleet that is equipped for land or water year round. Our fleet includes:
(2) Twin Commanders TC690s
(2) King Air 100s
(4) Bombardier CL-215s
(2) Lockheed L-188 Electra’s
(8) AirTractor FireBoss AT802F (Operated by Buffalo Airways on behalf of the Government of the Northwest Territories)
Buffalo Airways is the STC holder for the 3000 gla eight door fire retardant tank install on the Lockheed L-188. We have successfully completed installs and certification on C-FIJX and C-FBAQ. They are fully certified with Envelope Protection System to enhance pilot safety and awareness during missions. Our efficient and fast Air Tractor AT802F Fire Bosses are maintained and operated by Buffalo Airways on behalf of the GNWT to protect the forest, communities and mine sites in our rugged Territory.
In addition to the above listed aircraft, Buffalo Airways can make available DC-4’s and a Lockheed P-3 Orion (N922AU).