Originally Posted by LAflyer
In anticipation of brush fire season, pair of water bombers leased from Quebec by Los Angeles County Fire Department are back. The pair of aircraft know as the 'Super Scooper's' capable of carrying 1,600 gallons of water are based at Van Nuys and operational as of Thursday.
Utilizing callsign Quebec 1 & 2 they are scheduled to remain in SoCal through October at cost of $5.2mil.
A few years ago I ran across a posting of the air-air frequency these guys were using for comm's. Anyone have that?
LA Flyer, They use 129.800, when they are here in town, but you have to know French.
Also, here is a freq card from the cockpit, likely used when they are back up north.