The US air tanker fleet is using 40-50 year old land based aircraft designed for other purposes. Public agencies need better aircraft.
The BE 200 ES-US can deliver more water, at lower cost.
It scoops 2-3,000 gallons in 18 seconds to quickly suppress wildfires that are growing in numbers and intensity.
The BE 200 USA LP will purchase, own and provide to the current fire fighting organizations the new, amphibious, European certified BE 200 ES-US (Heavy Super Scooper) aircraft designed for high intensity fire fighting.