An aircraft used for extinguishing forest fires by dropping water.
- Forest services were attacking the blaze with helicopters and water bombers.
- In fact, at one point, everyone, including me, was gathered in the firm's common area just watching the water bombers with our jaws dropped.
- Hot north-east winds gusting up to 75 kph resulted in erratic fire behaviour and two water bombers were bought in to reinforce suppression resources.
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