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    • British Columbia Ministry of Forests and Range: Dispatch Program
    • Situational Awareness Airtanker Base Initial Phone Report Airtanker Request Airtankers at base with various alerts Airtanker
    • Automated Flight Following Yellow: Actively Tracking Flight History for Aircraft 131
    • Automated Flight Following
      • Satellite tracking status: actively tracked (yellow), inactive (red)
      • Aircraft “stack” on bases. When on base tracking status = black
      • Aircraft history kept indefinitely. Can click on any point in history and bring up all stats.
      • Aircraft info:
      • Speed
      • Heading
      • Location
      • Altitude
      Arrow indicates direction of travel
    • Resource Tracking Initial Attack Vehicle All Rotary Wing information Rotary Wing Aircraft All Initial Attack Vehicle information
    • Incidents Incident K20121 Incident Information
    • Points of Interest Refuse Site Tanker Base Med Evac Tool Cache Activate/Deactivate Points of Interest Overlays
    • Initial Phone Report One Button Resource Requests IPR Location
    • Electronic Airtanker Requests Real-time Comments Request Location
    • Bearing and Distance Tool 1.Choose a point or icon 2.Chose from icon type 3. Closest Tanker to information
    • Map Engines Map Layers Vector Map Engine ESRI Map Engine WMS Map Engine 3 D Map Engine
    • Protection Zones Boundaries
    • Place Name Lookup
    • Fire Weather Indices
    • Real-Time Lightning Specify intervals Positive and Negative Strikes
    • Point ID Tool Click any point and get all information on that point
    • NASA Landsat Maps
    • ESRI Map Engine Fire Perimeter Ortho Photo
    • 3D Map Integration
    • 3D Maps – Phone Report/Airtanker Request
    • Fire Prioritization
    • Rotary Wing Management On/off contract button Real-time aircraft hours graphs Specify contract dates Contract minimum hours line
    • Rotary Wing Management Compare multiple resources History
    • Current Users
      • BC
      • Alberta
      • Saskatchewan
      • Ontario
      • Yukon
      • USFS (old version of this software)
      • Various features specified by
      • each agency are included in their versions
      • of Dispatch
      • Extremely effective in sharing resources
      • between provinces. Interprovincial
      • requests are coming soon. These can be
      • done in seconds.
    • Interagency Cooperation