A photo of the 747 SuperTanker, a repurposed megajet that has been used to fight wildfires in Israel and Chile, pictured in Chile. This week, the plane received a contract with Cal Fire to be used on California wildfires, but when or where the plane can make its first drop is as yet unclear.
A photo of the 747 SuperTanker, a repurposed megajet that has been used to fight wildfires in Israel and Chile, pictured in Chile. This week, the plane received a contract with Cal Fire to be used on California wildfires, but when or where the plane can make its first drop is as yet unclear. Global SuperTanker
A photo of the 747 SuperTanker, a repurposed megajet that has been used to fight wildfires in Israel and Chile, pictured in Chile. This week, the plane received a contract with Cal Fire to be used on California wildfires, but when or where the plane can make its first drop is as yet unclear. Global SuperTanker

This supertanker could soon fight wildfires in California, as company announces contract with Cal Fire

August 30, 2017 09:42 AM

UPDATED August 30, 2017 06:19 PM

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