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Air operations for forest, brush and grass fires. A report of the NFPA forest committee

, : Air operations for forest, brush and grass fires. A report of the NFPA forest committee. Air operations for forest, brush and grass fires. A report of the NFPA forest committee, National Fire Protection Association,Boston, Mass., USA: 48

A summary handbook for the use of those directing and using aircraft in fire control, covering type of aircraft, planning, airports, training, and uses (detection, dropping retardants and water), and the use of helicopters to transport personnel.


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