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Thursday, October 09, 2014


United States


(1) Daniel Berlant, CAL FIRE's Chief of Public Information, sent along a press release identifying the pilot of an S-2T air-tanker that crashed fighting the Dog Rock Fire in Yosemite National Park
Pilot Killed in Fatal Airtanker Crashed Identified

(2) More details on the S-2T pilot whose plane crashed are provided by a San Jose Mercury News article
San Jose man piloted air tanker that crashed fighting Yosemite fire

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