SMOKEJUMPERS: PAGE 148
FROM JUMP BASE TO FINAL APPROACH
Smokejumpers in Alaska saw little of the jump base in 2004. Most spent at least 65 days in the field on fire assignments, returning home briefly before being mobilized again and again. The following sequence is a look at fire jump operations from a smokejumper's perspective.
Smokejumper Operations Desk and Ready Room
Jumpship Spotter Chris Silks
Jumpship Pilot John Lesnik
Smokejumpers Walk the Ramp
2004
Streamers Released By Spotter
First Stick At Door
Waiting Their Turn
Exiting From 3000 Feet
Smokejumper Robert Yeager
Smokejumper Exits # 1
Smokejumper Exits # 2
Jumpers Line Up At Open Door
Smokejumper On Final Approach

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