Specialty Air Units


As a vital transportation hub for the Central Valley, Fresno Yosemite International Airport is home base to a number of military, law enforcement, firefighting, and medical air units.  Aviation activities and services performed by these key providers keep our community and region safe.  Specialty Air Units and facilities based at the Fresno Airport include:

» California Air National Guard 144th Fighter Wing (CANG)
» California Army National Guard Aviation Classification Repair Activity Deport (AVCRAD)
» US Forest Service and California Department of Forestry Air Attack Base
» California Highway Patrol Air Operations
» Fresno County Sheriff’s Department Air Support Unit
» Fresno Police Department Air Support Unit – Skywatch
» American Ambulance/Roger’s Helicopters SkyLife Air Ambulance

Image of F18 Aircraft on the ramp at Fresno Airport