air tanker

air tanker

McHugh Creek Wildfire

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Helicopters dropped water from buckets and a Convair CV580 air tanker dropped fire retardant on the wildfire at McHugh Creek in the Chugach State Park on Sunday, July 17, 2016, as the Division of Forestry attacked the blaze from the air and with wildland fire crews on the ground. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)