Buzzing us all afternoon, pilots and crew in C130s are practicing precision aerial firefighting techniques. Aerial firefighting is just about the most dangerous flying there is due to the strong updrafts caused by the forest fires.
Posted on May 4, 2015, in Uncategorized and tagged Aerial Wildfire Training, Airforce, Brevard, C-130 air tanker, Modular Airborne Firefighting System, North Carolina, Transylvania County, WNC. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.