An twin-engine S-2T air tanker sits on the tarmac at the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Aviation Management facility, in Sacramento, Calif., after it was announced that CalFire's fleet of 22 S-2 tankers were cleared to return to duty Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.
An twin-engine S-2T air tanker sits on the tarmac at the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Aviation Management facility, in Sacramento, Calif., after it was announced that CalFire's fleet of 22 S-2 tankers were cleared to return to duty Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Rich Pedroncelli AP
An twin-engine S-2T air tanker sits on the tarmac at the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Aviation Management facility, in Sacramento, Calif., after it was announced that CalFire's fleet of 22 S-2 tankers were cleared to return to duty Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Rich Pedroncelli AP
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