Super Scooper

Super Scoopers in Van Nuys.

LA Firefighters Welcome 2 Super Scooper Airplanes

The Los Angeles Fire Department is ramping up its aerial firefighting arsenal.

08/13/2015

Two Super Scooper fire fighting planes are seen parked at Van Nuys airport. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

New Water-Dropping Aircraft Go Into Service In Preparation For 2013 Fire Season

The Los Angeles County Fire Department Monday unveiled several new aircraft resources that will aide in the upcoming fire season.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/26/2013

(credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

County Renews Lease For Firefighting Air Tankers

The Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a $13.75 million, five-year lease renewal of two amphibious air tankers, or SuperScoopers, from Quebec to help fight wildfires.

07/19/2011