Ichabod the Aircrane and his fire fighting friends

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Ichabod the Aircrane and his fire fighting friends

Postby David E » Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:01 am

The week before Christmas saw me put in some time at the Ballarat Airport, base for several aircraft working on the Scotsburn fire. I think my modelling priorities may have to shift a little in the next few months as a result.
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Re: Ichabod the Aircrane and his fire fighting friends

Postby David E » Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:06 am

Post Christmas it was off to historic Hamilton, temporary home for two of these bad boys. These guys are the unsung heroes of aerial firefighting - massive payload for their size, fast turnaround and super accurate.
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Re: Ichabod the Aircrane and his fire fighting friends

Postby David E » Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:07 am

Semi-obligatory selfie
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