Filmed in HD this 80 minute production features fixed wing airtankers in action fighting numerous fires in Southern California. You will see the CAL FIRE Grumman S-2T, Neptune P2V, Lockheed P-3 Orion, Canadair Super Scooper CL-215/415, and the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 “Tanker 910”.
A special section on Air Operations featuring additional firefighting sequences is narrated by Tony Duprey, retired USFS. A bonus section brings you footage of vintage air tankers filmed at the Paso Robles Air Attack Base in Paso Robles, CA during the 1999 Kirk Complex in Big Sur. Most of these vintage tankers have now been placed out of service.
View the 8 minute trailer featuring selected scenes from FIREFIGHTING AIR TANKERS”…