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System proposed to electronically designate drop points for firefighting aircraft - Fire Aviation
When a drop from an air tanker is needed on a large wildfire, the drop point is usually described to the pilot verbally over the radio, or a lead plane says follow me and then flies over the area identifying the target area either verbally, such as “drop here”, or releasing smoke to visually mark … Continue reading "System proposed to electronically designate drop points for firefighting aircraft"