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CASHMERE AVIATION operates its own 1821 Bambi Fire Bucket which holds 900 liters of water as well as a fire retardant dispenser which is located inside the helicopter. We provide an emergency response ex Kimberley Airport (FAKM) for all grass and bush fires in the Northern Cape area. Assistance is also offered to all game reserve land owners for firefighting emergencies that may occur, as well as creating safe passage for game during severe fires.


Managing Pilot Warren N van der Weide actively assists the Working on Fire programe regularly flying sorties to combat bush fires around the country. As part of a multi-disciplinary team of pilots, ground crew and support staff, the Working on Fire programme provides vital firefighting support to ground teams in their efforts to extinguish out-of-control wild fires across South Africa.




Managing Pilot Warren N van der Weide

Email warren@cashmereaviation.com  ●  Cell +27 (0)82 903 7007 (all hours)


PO Box 110267 Hadison Park 8306 South Africa  ●  VAT No. 4930262557  ●  Registration No. 2011/041869/23

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