Salt Lake Mob Center/ Large Transport Aircraft
The National Interagency Coordination Center (NICC) contracts large transport aircraft for transporting crews etc. 5-20 person crews may be transported in one jet. Salt Lake is one of the locations the Large Transport Aircraft may pick up crews. NUIFC is responsible for running the Salt Lake Mob Center. Gary Ravenberg is the coordinator of the center, Brent Law (WCF) is also able to complete these duties. Refer to the Salt Lake Mob Center Operating Plan for more information.
***Important: Dispatcher must relay landing and takeoff times of NIFC Jets to the Aircraft desk at Eastern Great Basin at the time of landing or takeoff.
Exclusive Use NUIFC dispatches the following exclusive use helicopters.
Station/Aircraft Location Toole Valley Airport (TVY) Mountain
Green/Morgan Helibase Provo (PVU)
USFS- National Ship
Type 3 Standard Type 2 Standard
Type 3 Standard Type 3 Standard
Patrick Kenney Vacant
CWN- Call when needed aircraft are available through the OAS source list or USFS aircraft BPA’s. These aircraft will normally require additional overhead orders for the helicopter module. Refer to the Great Basin and National Mobilization Guides for guidance on helicopter module requirements.
National Guard Blackhawk, UH-60, helicopters are available through Utah State Forestry Fire and State Lands. Fires are billed for personnel and blade time. These resources normally need a 24-hour mobilization time. National Guard Blackhawks can transport agency personnel and internal cargo and deliver water by bambi bucket on the aircraft hook.