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Air tanker performance guide for Conair tanked DC-6B aircraft

Air tanker performance guide for Conair tanked DC-6B aircraft

(tanker 454 3000 gallon load)

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Published by Intermountain Fire Sciences Laboratory in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Airtankers (Forest fire control) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by C.W. George and G.M. Johnson]
    SeriesPerformance guide -- PG-34
    ContributionsGeorge, C. W., Johnson, Gregg M, Intermountain Fire Sciences Laboratory (Missoula, Mont.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14283583M

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