Ten things to know about MAFFS, military air tankers - Fire Aviation
Military C-130s can be used as surge resources when the privately owned contracted air tankers are committed to going fires or initial attack. They are transformed into air tankers when outfitted with the 3,000-gallon slip-in Modular Airborne FireFighting System (MAFFS). Here are ten things you may not have known about MAFFS air tankers. Operating one of … Continue reading "Ten things to know about MAFFS, military air tankers"
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