Excellent photos of Tanker 131 on the Karen Fire

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Air Tanker 131 C-130Q (N130FF) fire wildfire
Air Tanker 131, a C-130Q (N130FF) on the Karen Fire in San Bernardino County, CA July 26, 2020. Photo credit: CAL FIRE Riverside Co FD.

Firefighters battling the Karen Fire near Fontana in southern California July 26 got some excellent photos of air tanker 131 (N-130FF). CAL FIRE and local fire departments made quick work of the blaze that burned 277 acres, mostly in San Bernardino County.

Air Tanker 131 C-130Q (N130FF) fire wildfire
Air Tanker 131, a C-130Q (N130FF) on the Karen Fire in San Bernardino County, CA July 26, 2020. Photo credit: CAL FIRE Riverside Co FD.
Air Tanker 131 C-130Q (N130FF) fire wildfire
Air Tanker 131, a C-130Q (N130FF) on the Karen Fire in San Bernardino County, CA July 26, 2020. Photo credit: CAL FIRE Riverside Co FD.

The photo at the top of the article reminds me of the opening scene in the Steven Speilberg movie “Always”.

2 thoughts on “Excellent photos of Tanker 131 on the Karen Fire”

  1. I love the opening scene in “Always”. I knew several people that were in the filming of the movie. Denny Lynch comes to mind with his B-26. Great movie.

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