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Argentina: aircraft and helicopters powerless against Patagonia fire
Buenos Aires, Argentina - More than 30 thousand hectares of forest went up in flames
From two weeks a huge fire is devouring the Argentine region of Patagonia: 30.000 hectares of forest burned, of which 20.000 near the town of Cholila. Because of the summer heat, the fire is affecting 200 km of green, including also the age-old conifers. 400 firefighters are working together with the Civil Defense, but despite the efforts no one can tame the flames: in the last three days the planes...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency