Supertanker lead plane pilot reflects on Chilean wildfires

Jamie Tackman flew the lead plane for Global Supertanker’s 747 firefighting plane as it participated in the recent efforts to extinguish wildfires in Chile.

Jamie Tackman flew the lead plane for Global Supertanker’s 747 firefighting plane as it participated in the recent efforts to extinguish wildfires in Chile. Though he usually flies the 747, in the video he explains how he found himself flying Chilean military CASAs to help guide the Supertanker.