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MAFFS 2012

A California Air National Guard C130-J equipped with Modular Airborne Firefighting Systems (MAFFS) drops retardant on a wildfire near Twin Falls, Idaho Aug. 8, 2012. The 146th Airlift Wing currently has two C130-Js and about 30 personnel who have been activated since June 30 this year to assist the U.S. Forest Service fighting fires in the Northwest. (photo provided by Mike Freer)

PHOTO BY: Mike Freer
VIRIN: 120808-F-JB467-321.JPG
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