A prototype of a tank that will serve as an "aerial fire hydrant" sits off Avenida de Santiago in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, June 11, 2018. Southern California agencies are field-testing equipment intended to enable helicopters to more quickly fill with water while battling wildfires.
A prototype of a tank that will serve as an "aerial fire hydrant" sits off Avenida de Santiago in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, June 11, 2018. Southern California agencies are field-testing equipment intended to enable helicopters to more quickly fill with water while battling wildfires. The Orange County Register via AP Jeff Gritchen
A prototype of a tank that will serve as an "aerial fire hydrant" sits off Avenida de Santiago in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, June 11, 2018. Southern California agencies are field-testing equipment intended to enable helicopters to more quickly fill with water while battling wildfires. The Orange County Register via AP Jeff Gritchen

New firefighting helicopter technology tested in California

June 12, 2018 06:27 AM