The California Fire Pilots Association Inc, ("CFPA") a California Mutual Benefit Nonprofit Corporation, was formed on November 10th, 2000. The CFPA's membership includes 100% of the airtanker and air tac. pilots working under the Calfire contract for pilots.
The goal of CFPA is to promote a safe and fair work place for the those pilots working under the Calfire contract.
CFPA will be working with the International Association of Machinists (IAM) who represent the pilot work force through collective bargaining with their current employer.