Coulson Aviation

Coulson Aviation rolls out the Coulson-Unical CU-47, an aerial firefighting conversion similar to Boeing’s CH-47 Chinook, in early March at the Alberni Valley Regional Airport. (PHOTO COURTESY COULSON AVIATION)

Vancouver Island’s Coulson Aviation keeps growing

Port Alberni is the hub of administration for a global aviation company

 

Jill Paupst, dock controller, works next to a CH-47D at Coulson Aviation. The Port Alberni-based company has doubled its fleet of aerial firefighting aircraft in the past couple of years. (MIKE YOUDS/ Special to the AV News)

Hiring takes off as Vancouver Island’s Coulson Aviation expands

Alberni-based company takes on bigger contracts in firefighting business

  • Apr 13, 2020

 

Crash site of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules in Australia’s Snowy Monaro region. (ATSB).

Cockpit recorder inactive in Australian air tanker tragedy, crash probe finds

Investigation continues in crash of Coulson C-130 air tanker

  • Mar 2, 2020

 

Coulson Aviation 737 tanker crews back in the air fighting Australian bushfires

Coulson Aviation 737 tanker crews back in the air fighting Australian bushfires

CEO walks Australian crash site, pays tribute to fallen flight crew

Coulson Aviation 737 tanker crews back in the air fighting Australian bushfires