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Firefighting Fleet

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Preparing for a Hot Summer

Victoria's largest ever firefighting fleet is preparing for a hot summer, with 49 aerial appliances at the ready.

The fleet includes two large Air Tankers, two Air Cranes and two water bombers that can work at night.

Pilot Dave Thiessen, who's usually based in Vancouver but will be working in Western Victoria this fire season, says those involved with the night work have had specific training.

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