water bombers at Ft Mac.

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water bombers at Ft Mac.

Post by anofly » Thu May 12, 2016 4:13 pm

Did Buffalo Airways get in on the action at ft mac? as in fire fighting?
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Re: water bombers at Ft Mac.

Post by CLguy » Fri May 13, 2016 6:14 am

No they didn't but they have 2 215's sitting in Gimli, Manitoba.
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Re: water bombers at Ft Mac.

Post by CFIT » Fri May 13, 2016 9:48 am

Yes, one of Buffalo's Electra's was in YZH on a three day call out. They flew one day up in Ft. Mac.
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Post by plhought » Tue May 17, 2016 5:31 am

The video is one of Air Spray's machines.

Is Buffalo considering maybe converting one of their Electras to a fire bomber?
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Re: water bombers at Ft Mac.

Post by RadicalRadial » Tue May 17, 2016 9:01 am

plhought wrote:The video is one of Air Spray's machines.

Is Buffalo considering maybe converting one of their Electras to a fire bomber?
One is already in action and was fighting in Ft. Mac, two have been converted.
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