Airport Fire Incident

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4,136 Acres


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Active for 9 days  

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1 County


Last Updated02/26/22 8:24 AM
Date Started02/16/22 4:06 PM
Date Contained02/26/22 8:24AM
Location InformationAirport Road and East Line Street, east of Bishop
Lat/Long[37.369355, -118.371813]
Administrative UnitBDU
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Firefighters will continue to mop-up and reinforce containment lines throughout the day and night in preparation for anticipated weather changes in the coming days.



Evacuations have been lifted


Bishop Senior Center-682 Spruce Street, Bishop


  • Warm Springs Road east of Hwy 395

Contact Information

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Agency Information

Inyo Sheriff
Inyo National Forest Service
Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Resources Assigned

CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 12 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, 9 CALFIRE Hawks, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

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3 Helicopters

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51 Engines

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7 Dozers

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8 Water Tenders

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680 Personnel

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16 Crews