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Single engine air tanker modified for night firefighting - Fire Aviation
Fighting fire at night can be more effective because the fire usually spreads more slowly when the temperatures are lower, winds calmer, and the relative humidity is higher. A small percentage of helicopters are used for night firefighting but no fixed wing air tankers have yet ventured into that realm. A company in Colorado has … Continue reading "Single engine air tanker modified for night firefighting"