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Evergreen International Aviation: a fire-fighting B-747 realized
Washington, Usa - The aircraft can unload over 77,000 litres of water on the flames
Evergreen International Aviation, American society based in Oregon, with an operation cost about USD 40m, has transformed a B-747 in a fire-fighting airplane. The version currently realized expects that the aircraft can transport 20,500 gallons or retarding fluid, about 77,600 litres, that can be unload at an altitude of about 250m, rather than of the current and dangerous 60 m of the Lockheed Martin...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency