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helijumper [1 record]

Record 1 2000-12-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Fire-Fighting Techniques
  • Brush, Prairie and Forest Fires
DEF

A fire fighter trained and equipped to jump from a helicopter to fight fire in areas where helicopters cannot land.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Manœuvres d'intervention (incendies)
  • Incendies de végétation
DEF

Personne formée et outillée pour sauter en parachute à partir d'un hélicoptère afin de combattre un incendie de forêt difficile d'accès.

OBS

Le terme «pompier parachutiste» a été tiré de «Les incendies de forêts», numéro spécial de la Revue forestière française, et «Plan de lutte contre les incendies de forêts» du Service départemental de protection contre l'incendie, Département du Var.

Spanish

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