About Aerial Response Australasia
Aerial Response Australasia is a single-source service for high capacity aerial dispersant and firefighting needs in the region using a multi-purpose C-130 Hercules. It is a partnership between the Adagold Group of Companies and International Air Response (IAR). This unique team brings real-world oil spill and firefighting experience, with a capacity to support emergency operations in the Australasian region.
IAR are responsible for the provision of the aircraft, crew and maintenance for Aerial Response Australasia. For over 30 years IAR, have been a major provider of specialized aerial services and aircraft to government and private sector customers throughout the U.S. and globally. As the provider of aircraft and crews for Aerial Response Australasia, IAR understand the importance of providing a reliable and responsive operation for oil spill and firefighting responses. Supported by a local maintenance team, the Australasian based aircraft also has the backing of IAR’s Arizona based team with supplementary aircraft, crews and parts.
Oil Spill Response
The Adagold Group of Companies provides the operational support for Aerial Response Australasia including the coordination and management of the response to its client’s urgent requirements. Adagold has 23 years’ experience in delivering world-class service and a track record of providing a range of aviation services from charter management to aviation technical and safety consultancy.
Aerial Response Australasia has the capability to provide oil spill response and firefighting services across Australasia based on our clients individual operational requirements. With the ability to multi task, the C-130 operation is highly mobile and able to operate in a wide variety of locations and environments that many other emergency response aircraft are unable to do so.