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Pilot Dies Fighting Forest Fire

Friday, October 25, 2013
By George Hatcher
Pilot Dies Fighting Forest Fire

On Oct 24, 2013, a Rebel Ag PZL M-18A Dromader was engaged in firefighting over Ulladulla, NSW when the pilot crashed. The PZL-Mielec M-18 Dromader is a single engine vehicle manufactured by PZL-Mielec in Poland, often used as a firefighting machine. David Black, 43, from Trangie in central NSW, was water bombing the fire... »

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