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Caribou Fire

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Kootenai National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
31374 US Hwy 2
Libby, MT 59923

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Photographs — Caribou Fire

VLAT retardant drop

8/27/2017

The VLAT is a converted DC-10 for dropping fire retardant. The first plane shows the large VLAT where to drop. The video shows the VLAT dropping a long stream of red retardant.