Skip to content

Fetch me a bucket!

27 January 2018
Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion with 2000 gallon water bucket--USN image journalist 3rd Class Ryan C. McGinley

Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion with 2000 gallon water bucket–USN image Journalist 3rd Class Ryan C. McGinley

Dropping 2000 gallons of water can snuff out a fire or dampen an area ahead of a fire—the helicopter’s rotor wash can also redirect a fire away from a vital area or person at risk.

Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion with 2000 gallon water bucket--USN image journalist 3rd Class Ryan C. McGinley

Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion with 2000 gallon water bucket–USN image Journalist 3rd Class Ryan C. McGinley

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: