An air tanker battling the Lowell fire drops fire retardant July 26 in Nevada County. McClellan is being promoted as a possible central base for aerial firefighting for the Western region.
An air tanker battling the Lowell fire drops fire retardant July 26 in Nevada County. McClellan is being promoted as a possible central base for aerial firefighting for the Western region. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
An air tanker battling the Lowell fire drops fire retardant July 26 in Nevada County. McClellan is being promoted as a possible central base for aerial firefighting for the Western region. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com

McClellan aiming to be Western hub for firefighting aircraft

October 28, 2015 06:59 PM