Firefighting Helicopter Scoops Water from a Pool


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Forest fires are causing extensive damage in northern and central Portugal. Firefighters are using aircraft to dump water on them. Where do you get water if there's no river or lake handy? This pilot found a convenient source.

-via Jalopnik


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Nice camera work. If you live in a fire zone and have a pool or pond, keep trees and shrubs trimmed away. The house you save may be your own.
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