• AVIALSA subcontracts ZTC for maintenance of Macedonian AT-802 fire-fighting aircraft0

    By Igor Bozinovski, edited for space by AgAir Update. SEPTEMBER 13, 2016 Avialsa, the European Air Tractor Dealer located in Valencia, Spain has entered into an agreement with the Croatian state-owned aircraft maintenance facility Zrakoplovno-Tehnički Centar – ZTC (Aeronautical Technical Center), to provide scheduled maintenance for the Macedonian Protection and Rescue Directorate’s AT-802A FireBoss. The aircraft

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  • "Blow and Woe"0

    The monthly safety meeting included handouts of product labels. At first glance they looked identical. The issue was, one was a widely used insecticide, the other was a herbicide. Two things you never want to get mixed up. Our clocks shifted to daylight flying for cotton defoliation and the subsequent herbicide season. A step back

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  • Helicopter aptly suited for tebuthiuron pellet applications0

    by Graham Lavender According to the U.S. Forest Service, the United States has about 770 million acres of rangelands. Over half is owned by private individuals. The federal government is responsible for management of approximately 43% of those rangelands, while state and local governments manage the remainder.1 Tangible products provided by rangelands include forage for

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