22-Mar-2010 Source: Orange County Register
Due to budget cuts, Huntington Beach has decreased its flight time to 40 hours from 60, saving about $108,000. Anaheim has cut their hours to 45 from 60, reducing costs by $311,000, and the Sheriff’s Department slashed its air time in half â€“ from five hours a day to two and a half, saving $700,000. A.B.L.E. decreased its training budget by about $80,000.