C-130 dropping potable water on mountain ridge

302nd Airlift Wing Photos

MAFFS system load, June 24

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Air Force Reservists assigned to the 302nd Airlift Wing load a U.S. Forest Service Modular Airborne Firefighting System unit on C-130 Hercules June 24 during the early morning hours. Smoke from the Waldo Canyon fire, a wildland fire that started the day before can be seen near the Front Range off to the distance. The 302nd Airlift Wing has been tasked by the National Interagency Fire Center to support wildland firefighting missions in the Rocky Mountain area. (U.S. Air Force photo//Ann Skarban)

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