MAFFS surge support continues as national preparedness advances to highest level

Smoke and the start of a fire retardant containment line dropped by a Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System-equipped C-130 Hercules aircraft near California’s South Fork Fire, south of Yosemite National Park are visible from MAFFS 5, Aug. 14, 2017. Three MAFFS-equipped C-130s and aircrews from the Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard are providing support to the U.S. Forest Service fire suppression efforts from Air Tanker Base Fresno, California. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Thomas Freeman)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Frank J Casciotta
VIRIN: 170618-F-XX465-001.JPG
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