Helicopters Get Water to Fight Fires.

With most of the Pacific Northwest covered in forest fires you might see this if you look out your back window.

This was in Italy…

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From the tail number, this looks like Germany…

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One from America….

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After a forest fire in Washington state, a body of a man was found in the branches of a burned out tree.  He was dressed as a SCUBA diver.  The  investigation surmised that a fire fighting helicopter scooped him up while reloading their bucket from a local lake and then deposited him into the fire.





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