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Aviation Forms

Guides/Publications

Fixed Wing Aircraft
Helicopter
Miscellaneous

Smokejumpers

More Publications
& Resources

Aviation Directories

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Plans

Aviation
Manuals & Handbooks

 

Aviation Directories

Directories
Link
Date of Publication
  Airfield/Airstrip Directory PDF
May 2000
  Interagency Aviation Technical Assistance Directory PDF
May 2013
  Regional Links & GACCS HTML
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Aviation Manuals (FSM) & Handbooks (FSH)

Publication
Link
Date of
Publication
FSM 5700 Aviation Management (All Issuances) Various
FSM 5700 Zero Code (Service Wide Issuances) April 2009
FSM 5710 Administration (Service Wide Issuances)
April 2009
FSM 5720 Aviation Safety (Service Wide Issuances) April 2009
Letter Policy Change - FSM 5700 and 5709.16, Instrument Flight Conditions and Night Flying PDF October 2010
FSH 5709.16 Flight Operations Handbook
Various
FSH 6709.11 Health & Safety Code Handbook
Continuous

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Interagency Guides/Publications (Helicopter)

Publication
Links
Date of
Publication
NFES 1885
PMS 510
Interagency Helicopter Operations Guide (IHOG)

HTML

2013

 

USFS National Rappel Operations Guide (NROG)

2014 updates:

 



PDF

PDF

2013

  • Full Guide

  • Appendix A – Rappeller Training Syllabus
  • Appendix B – Rappel Spotter Training Syllabus
  • Appendix C – Forms
  • Appendix D – Equipment and Procedures Development and Evaluation Protocols
  • Appendix E – Rappel Equipment Irregularity Reporting Protocols
  • Appendix F – Specified Equipment Attachment Standards
  • Appendix G – GAR Rappel Risk Assessment
  • Appendix H – Rappel Risk Management for Fire Missions
  • Appendix I – Rappel Base Reviews
  • Appendix J – Proposed Rappel and Cargo Letdown Activities
  • Appendix K – Group Charters
  • Appendix L – Acronyms and Definitions
  • Appendix M - Significant Revisions

PDF

PMS 501 Interagency Aerial Ignition Guide (IAIG)
2012
  Initial Attack Type II and Large Fire Support Helicopter National operations Plan
2012
  Emergency Helicopter Extraction Source List
2014
9657
1201-SDTDC
Professional Helicopter Pilot Guide
1996

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Interagency Guides/Publications (Fixed Wing Aircraft)
 

Publication
Link
Date of
Publication
 

Interagency Aerial Supervision Guide

Aerial Supervision Logbook

Replaces:
Interagency Air Attack Guide (ATGS)Interagency Leadplane Operations Guide (ILOG)

PDF

PDF

 

 

2011

2008

  Interagency SEAT Operations Guide (ISOG)
Table of Contents
2009
NFES 2271 Interagency Airtanker Base Operations Guide

The 2013 version is currently being worked on and will be posted when it becomes available.
2011

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Interagency Guides/Publications (Smokejumper)
 

Publication
Link
Date of
Publication
 

Interagency Smokejumper Operations Guide

NWCG Approves 2010 Updates to the Interagency Smokejumper Operations Guide (ISMOG)



 

PDF
PDF



2011
2010
  Interagency Smokejumper Pilot's Operations Guide
(ISPOG)
PDF
2009/2010
  Forest Service Smokejumper Training Guide HTML
2008

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Guides/Publications (Misc)
 

Publications
Link
Date
of Publication
  Aircraft identification Library HTML
Continuous
  Aircraft Inspection Guide Handbook PDF
2008

NFES 1068

Aviation Transport of Hazardous Materials Guide

DOT Special Permit Authorization 9198 (Sixteenth Revision)

USFS DOT SP-9198 Grantee Letter

PDF

PDF

PDF

January 2005

December 2011

March 2014

  Interagency Airspace Coordination Guide HTML
2003
  Interagency Aviation Training Guide PDF
2012
NFES
1373
Interagency Aviation User Pocket Guide PDF
2008
NFES
2659
Interagency Mishap Response Guide & Checklist

PDF

2011
  Interagency Standards for Fire & Aviation Operations PDF
2013
  National Interagency Mobilization Guide PDF
2013
  USFS 2011 Change Management and Implementation Guide PDF
2011
  USFS Aviation Program Strategy Summary PDF
November 2009
  USFS Aviation Safety Management System Guide PDF
March 2014
  USFS WCF Aircraft Users Guide PDF
June 2010
  USFS Special Mission Airworthiness Assurance Guide PDF
December 2011

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Aviation Forms
 

Form
Link
Date of Publication
  Orange Card (1399) HTML
Continuous
  SafeCom HTML
Continuous
  SafeCom (FORM) HTML
Continuous

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Plans

 

Plans
Link
Date of Publication
  National Night Air Operations Plan - 090413 PDF
2013
   
   

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