June 15, 2017

Winds Fuel Wildfire To 5,000+ Acres, Denver Fire Crews Help

CRAIG, Colo. (CBS4) — Firefighters from Denver have joined the more than 200 firefighters battling a wildfire on Colorado’s Western Slope that has forced some evacuations. The Dead Dog Fire is located 10 miles north of Rangely and it has burned more than 5,000 acres. It […]
October 24, 2016

2016- First Fire season for the Phire Phrog

Our CH-46E Phrog met and exceeded all of our expectations for the 2016 fire season. We are happy to work with the US Forest Service to help protect lives, structures and our nation’s forests.
July 24, 2016

2016 Spray Season

Sky Aviation has been busy this Spray Season.  We are utilizing our Bell 206 BIII to assist both our local farmers and various government agencies to control, weeks, pests, and invasive species.  As we head into fall, we are continuing our program, assisting in burn area […]
June 24, 2016

Our CH-46E has it’s FAA Type Certificate Approved!

Sky Aviation is officially the first Civilian owner and operator of a CH-46E Sea Knight.  Our long road began in March of 2014 when we bought four airframes from the GSA auction.  With many hurdles in our path and much help we finally received our completed […]