Large Air Tanker ‘Gaia’
‘Gaia’, a Boeing 737 Large Air Tanker (LAT) utilised for aerial firefighting, was introduced to the fleet in 2018.
Imagine you are a crew member on ‘Gaia’. What fire retardant would be loaded on the plane?
Large aircraft are used more and more for firefighting in Australia.
Large Air Tankers are important assets to combat bush fires across NSW.