2020-07-31

Two firefighting planes collided during mission in Nevada, killing two pilots

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Source:World Wide Web

[Global Web Reporter Hou Jiaxin] According to the National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), on July 30, local time, there were two The firefighting aircraft collided while helping to extinguish a fire in southern Nevada, killing two pilots.

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NBC:Two firefighting aircraft collided in the air, killing two pilots

According to a statement issued by the Bureau of Land Management under the U.S. Department of the Interior, both aircraft types It is the”Air Tractor” AT8T, equipped with a pilot on each aircraft. The statement stated that the incident occurred at 12:55. The specific circumstances have not yet been ascertained, and the cause of the accident is still under investigation.

The report mentioned that the location of the incident was located near Lincoln County in Nevada. The county sheriff did not respond to reporters Request for comment.