The Canadair CL-415 is known for it’s uncanny ability to drop water on huge fires, but did you know just how far they will go to fulfill that mission.
Viking Air Limited, like many of the readers of SeaplaneMagazine.com are well aware of the potential of natural disasters to strike at any time. That’s why Viking Air has teamed up to work with partners all around the world to help step up when a natural disaster does occur to help clean up the mess it leaves behind.
The Canadair CL-415 is one of the more famous water-bombers in the world, and in the video below we get a look at how the CL-415 was able to offer a helping hand when disaster struck in Japan.
If you haven’t already been following his artices, Seaplanemagazine.com’s own Sky Terry has some amazing work showcasing just how we can be working to prepare both seaplanes, amphibious planes, and general aviation aircraft to step up and help when a natural disaster does strike.