Lopreore and a welcome by Marc Magnanaro, honorary degrees of Doctor of Humane Letters were given to Phyllis Landrieu, Alden Mc Donald Jr., and Betsy Nalty.A graduate of Jesuit High School, '85, Connick attended a semester at Loyola University before heading to New York.The goal being to keep the fire as small as possible (1 to 10 acres) until ground troops can arrive. I write more about initial attack here, here and here. If a federal incident requires "load and return" of CAL FIRE air tankers or additional CAL FIRE air tankers are ordered for the incident, the Federal GACC will order federal air tankers(s) from the other California GACC or through NICC as appropriate to replace CAL FIRE IA air tankers.I have to admit that I wondered how and if the termination of Aero Union's contract by the US Forest Service might affect CAL FIRE's aerial firefighting guidelines. CAL FIRE air tankers should NOT be considered as a replacement for federal aircraft on extended attack or major Federal incidents in California. CAL FIRE reserves the right to deny a request for use of CAL FIRE aircraft based on CAL FIRE need to maintain effective initial attack capability and support CAL FIRE extended attack or major incidents.It happens to be Ramona and here is Ramona's webcam. For a clickable map showing the locations of all 13 CAL FIRE tanker bases, go to this webpage of the CAL FIRE Pilot's Association.I told them a little about initial attack, that the mission of CAL FIRE's tankers is to fly initial attack.The CAL FIRE tankers, including the two at Romona, will continue to fly initial attack.Or stay on call waiting for the initial attack call.
was on full display at the Loyola University commencement Saturday (May 21) at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Schlieder Educational Foundation Board, for her volunteer and philanthropic endeavors. speaks during the Loyola University commencement ceremony 2016 at the Superdome in New Orleans on Saturday, May 21, 2016.1 albums than any other artist in United States jazz chart history.He has released 30 albums (with sales of more than million), earned three Grammy awards, two Emmy Awards, and two Tony nominations.According to this CAL FIRE web page on their air program, CAL FIRE's aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.In initial attack, tankers and helos are deployed to a wildfire as soon as possible. Then, a couple of days ago, I saw references on a couple of websites (wildland fire and smokeinshow refering to a memo from CAL FIRE updating CAL FIRE's aircraft response guidelines, saying in part: CAL FIRE will dispatch air tankers on initial attack (IA) in accordance with existing agreements and per the California Mobilization Guide under the closest forces concept.
"It will be really different than anything on TV and something that people can relate to." After an introduction by graduate Cyrus Nabipoor, Connick started his speech with a self-deprecating joke, referencing Nabipoor's academic honors degree: "Magna cum laude, I'm summa come later." He also noted, "My parents [Harry Connick Sr., the late Anita Connick] and sister [Suzanna] are highly educated, overachieving, public servants.