4 - 5 March 2020
Sacramento, CA, USA

AFFNA 2020

The Walt Darran International AFF Awards 2020

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The Walt Darran International AFF Awards 2020

The Walt Darran International AFF Awards Nominations Now Open

The Walt Darran International Aerial Firefighting Awards are presented annually to recognise a significant contribution by an individual or organisation to aerial firefighting. The nomination process is now open! 

The Awards were inaugurated in honour of the late Walt Darran, who was a pioneer and advocate for advances in aerial firefighting. Being a highly experienced S2-T airtanker pilot and former highly decorated US Navy aviator from California, USA, Walt was a constant and passionate advocate for safety and improvement in the international aerial firefighting community. Nominations are being accepted in two categories:

1. Contribution to Aerial Firefighting Safety

2. Industry Innovation and Advancement

 

 Download Nomination Forms

Contribution to Safety

Safety Form

Innovation and Advancement

Innovation Form

To submit your nominations, please send the completed nomination forms to Kate Niven at kniven@tangentlink.com before 17th January 2020. The winners will be announced at the Aerial Firefighting North America Conference Dinner on 4th March 2020 in Sacramento, USA. 

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