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1 edition of Forest firefighting external tank for DeHaviland Beaver DHC-2 seaplane found in the catalog.

Forest firefighting external tank for DeHaviland Beaver DHC-2 seaplane

by United States. Forest Service. Ely Service Center

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Published in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Issued Feb. 15, 1962.

SeriesU.S. Forest Service. Technical equipment report no. 5700-4
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. illus., (some part fold.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26199363M
OCLC/WorldCa1592614

The fire was then extinquished before it got out of control. This appears to be the first documented case in Ontario of a situation where an aircraft was used in helping to suppress a fire. Later, in , Carl Crossley experimented with dropping water on fires from his KR aircraft. He installed a 45 gallon tank in the front cockpit.   DHC-2 Beaver Low Overhead Approach TheHDAviation Recommended for you. de Havilland Beaver flight CDF S-2 Tanker Drop Zaca Fire - Duration: Life on Fire .

The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) is a government ministry of the Canadian province of Ontario that responsible for Ontario’s provincial parks, forests, fisheries, wildlife, mineral aggregates and the Crown lands and waters that make up 87 per cent of the province. Its offices are divided into Northwestern, Northeastern and Southern Ontario regions with the main headquarters in. DE Havilland Beaver - The de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver is a single-engined, high-wing, propeller-driven, STOL aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada. It is used for cargo and passenger hauling, aerial application (crop dusting and aerial topdressing), and has been widely adopted by armed forces as a utility aircraft/5().

The Firefighter Type 2 serves on a hand crew, engine crew, or helitack crew, performing fire suppression and fuels management duties in the most adverse climate, fuel, and terrain conditions. The FFT2 has no supervisory responsibilities and is supervised by the Firefighter Type 1 (FFT1) or one of the Single Resource Bosses (CRWB, HEQB. CAL FIRE Aircraft Contact Frequency Helicopter is a rotary-wing aircraft that can be fi tted with a tank or carry a bucket with water or fi re retardant. The tanks or buckets can be fi lled on the It is used by the U.S. Forest Service and BLM as an Aerial .


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