On 8-17- 16, Redlands Municipal Airport was tapped to be a base of operations for contract heavy lift US Forest Service helicopters called in to work the Blue Cut fire. This forced our National Aviation Day celebration event scheduled for 8-20 to be rescheduled.
You can read about Redlands Municipal Airports role in fire fighting operations in this article published in The Sun Telegram on 8-19-16:
Our National Aviation Day event will now be held on September 24th. You can read about our event on the events tab of our website.