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PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2019 6:50 pm 
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Fire Aviation has been posting tanker shots some of which come from the Test Flight Center at Edwards AFB and some from other individuals. There is a very shot of Tanker 121 at Hemet and the white paint job has polka dots on it. Go back to some earlier posts and he has Tigercat tanker shots also.

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:20 pm 
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BigGrey wrote:
Fire Aviation has been posting tanker shots some of which come from the Test Flight Center at Edwards AFB and some from other individuals. There is a very shot of Tanker 121 at Hemet and the white paint job has polka dots on it. Go back to some earlier posts and he has Tigercat tanker shots also.

https://fireaviation.com/

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The reason for the polka dots is explained in the comments for this link

https://fireaviation.com/2019/07/19/fiv ... r-tankers/

"Five more PB4Y-2 air tankers"

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The reason for the polka dots is explained in the comments for this link

https://fireaviation.com/2019/07/19/fiv ... r-tankers/

"Five more PB4Y-2 air tankers"

Sledge39 aka JD Davis

Wow, that answers a few questions.

....and "Flying Wonder Bread". pop2

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