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New fire-fighting aircraft for Israel
Jerusalem , Israel - The Israeli government chooses Elbit Systems as a contractor for the fire-fighting service
During the big fire of last December in the forest in the north of Israel, which killed 45 people, the planes of the local fire brigade were not efficient in containing the fire. For this reason the Israeli government has selected Elbit Systems as a contractor of the aerial firefighting services in the country. The company in fact, with the aircraft operator Chimir, was just engaged, after two months...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency