Simplex Aerospace To Deliver SkyCannon® to Chinese Customer

Simplex® Aerospace announced it has received a new order for a high rise firefighting system (Simplex SkyCannon®) and fire attack system for the AVICOPTER (AVIC) AC313 helicopter. The new SkyCannon® for the AC 313 is called the Simplex Model 580. The Model 580 SkyCannon® uses the 1000-gallon Simplex Model 380A Fire Attack® (FAS) system as…

Simplex Aerospace Certifies 3,050 gallon FAS for CH-47D

Simplex recently certified a 3,050 gallon Fire Attack System for the CH-47D Chinook helicopter. The Model 347 is the world’s larges helicopter firefighting system in the world. The Model 347 is comprised of a 3,050-gallon internal tank with a 2,800-gallon water reservoir, approximately 110 gallons of water through the hookwell and 140-gallon foam concentrate reservoir…