These 415's can fill thier tanks with water in 10 seconds and with an infrared sensor on the nose, detect the fires hotspots while flying through smoke.
This is the very first picture of this governmental bird taken at YYZ in the database. I'm so happy to contribute;);)
Getting ready to scoop off McKenzie Lake to fight a nearby forest fire.
A Very Intimidating Twin Otter, Waiting to Go Flying.
Province of Ontario, Ministry of Natural Resources. Parked at Rocky Mountain Aircraft.
We had a little fog this morning, and I was able to capture a hard to capture photo (vortices) as the conditions for this, plus an aircraft taking off in such conditions, is a bit rare for our lit... (more)