Building on the pedigree of the renowned Canadair CL-415, the DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ is a new production multi-mission amphibian and purpose-built aerial firefighting aircraft.

As a true multi-purpose platform, the DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ incorporates new technology and materials that expand the operating envelope. With a state-of-the-art avionics suite and the availability of a factory endorsed Full Motion Level D Flight Simulator, the DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ is the most technically advanced multi-mission aerial firefighting aircraft on the market.

The DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ offers exceptional aerial firefighting capabilities with flexible architecture that, in combination with the internal water tanks, can be equipped with options such as spray boom for insect control or oil spill dispersant, an enlarged cargo door for disaster relief support, and the ability to add a “QC” quick change sensor or medevac suite.

The DHC-515 FIREFIGHTER™ is the only aerial firefighter and multi-mission amphibious aircraft built and supported by an OEM. The aircraft comes complete with a full factory warranty combined with Viking’s renowned customer and product support services.


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