747 Supertanker?!

Evergreen International Aviation is apparently developing a the “Evergreen Supertanker,” a modified 747 airliner with “24,000 gallons of tank space on board” for the airdropping of fire suppressants etc. Pretty wild, although I have my doubts about how effective a huge, lumbering jet would be in a firefighting role…

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