Israel’s new squadron of fire-fighting planes is now ready for action

27.04.2011                      23.Nisan, 5771                      Isru Chag; Tag 8 des Omer

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Israel's new squadron of fire-fighting planes is now ready for action

Israel purchased the squadron after 2010's devastating Carmel wildfire; One of the planes was put on alert due to expected hot and dry weather this weekend.

A new squadron of fire-fighting planes purchased after a massive wildfire ravaged Israel's Carmel region last year successfully completed its first training exercise and is thus now able to be used.
One of the planes was put on alert on Tuesday due to expected hot and dry weather, which will continue throughout the weekend….