Tuesday, July 10, 2012

News: USAF releases South Dakota C-130 FireFighter crash photos

 The plane that crashed 1st of July in South Dakota was assigned to North Carolina National guard was equipped with the MAFFS(Modular Airborne FireFighting System) system and had just released fire retardant liquid but later crashed in a slope and dragged for quite a distance before coming to a halt.Because of that dragging there was  enough energy absorbed resulting in two of the six crew members to survive the fall.