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A Russian A321 passenger jet flew into a flock of birds

A Russian airline pilot averted disaster Thursday, safely landing an Airbus A321 jet with over 230 passengers and crew on ...
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Russian ammo dump explodes

Thousands of people were evacuated from Achinsk, a military town in Siberia's Krasnoyarsk region on Monday after an ammunitions dump ...
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JMPD fires rubber bullets at foreign protesters in Joburg CBD

Credit: IOL Videos & Photos from Public posts. JOHANNESBURG - The Johannesburg Metro police (JMPD) on Thursday used rubber bullets ...
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Notre Dame firefighters’ lives saved by robot called ‘Colossus’, fire chief says

Credit: Independant Machine's notable part in tragic blaze may herald new era of robotic firefighting. With a wall of red-orange ...
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House completely destroyed in gas explosion, off-duty officer rescued man from the burning rubble

Credit: FireFightingNews A man is lucky an off-duty Ridgefield police officer lives a few doors down when his New Jersey ...
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Ruslamere, Luxury Cape Town guest house on fire, guests evacuated

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a four-star guest house in Cape Town. The fire at the Ruslamere Guesthouse in ...
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Gugulethu fire station temporarily closed after attack on firefighters

Credit: News24 The Gugulethu fire station has been temporarily closed following an attack on firefighters on Thursday evening, the City ...
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Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS) demo at the FIRE 247 Expo at Lourensford Wine Estate

A compressed air foam system (CAFS) is used in firefighting to deliver fire retardant foam for the purpose of extinguishing ...
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Fire 247 Expo @ Lourensford Wine Estate

Fire Fighting trailers, equipment and water pumps. Fire247 Expo at the #WildfireReadyConvention in the Western Cape, hosted at the world ...
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Dust, snow, wind and fire: massive weather system hits eastern Australia

Emergency warning re issued for a fire in the Hunter as strong winds force the closure of all but one ...
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Deadliest fire in California’s history finally contained

After killing 87 people and destroying nearly 14 000 homes, the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history is ...
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19-year old uses SkyCrane to fight wildfires

Credit to Fire Aviation : https://fireaviation.com/2018/08/15/19-year-old-uses-skycrane-to-fight-wildfires/ Ann Hansen co-pilots the huge helicopter that can drop about 2,600 gallons of water ...
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Non-Pilot Steals, Flies, does a Barrel Roll And Crashes Passenger Plane [Videos + Air Traffic Audio]

13 Aug 2018 by Jasmine Stone in America, Aviation, Crime, Video Related Posts Dramatic Footage Of Mexican Crash From Inside Plane And Aftermath [Videos] Passenger Films ...
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Forest fire in Portugal after extreme heat wave

Forest fire in Portugal after extreme heat wave A large forest fire is raging right now in Portugal. Tourists have been ...
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Three California wildfires merging into the largest in state´s history – Watch video

16,000 people evacuated in 80, 000 hectare California wildfire near Mendocino A fast-growing forest fire in Mendocino north of San ...
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California wildfires claim seventh victim as Trump declares major disaster

The fires expanded by more than 25% and continued to spread as White House announces federal aid A seventh person ...
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How bad are California’s extreme fires? A visual guide

How bad are California's extreme fires? A visual guide At least six people have been killed and hundreds of homes ...
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Greece Wildfire: At least 80 people have died and over 300 injured.

Greek authorities are looking for dozens of people missing after the deadly wildfires near Athens. At least 80 people have ...
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 More than 2 000 firefighters battled a massive wildfire in California on Tuesday as authorities warned that record-breaking heat expected ...
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WATCH: SuperSpar in Randburg burns in early morning blaze

Credit: Jenna Etheridge - NEWS 24 A SuperSpar store at a shopping centre in Bergbron, Randburg was badly damaged in a ...
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Firefighters are battling more than 60 large western wildfires in USA.

Firefighters are battling more than 60 large western wildfires. One of the most destructive is in Goleta, California, near Santa ...
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Two children die in Limpopo school hostel fire

Police are investigating the death of two pupils after their school hostel caught fire in Motetema outside Groblersdal, Limpopo on ...
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Firefighters battle major wildfires in California

More than 2 000 firefighters battled a massive wildfire in California on Tuesday as authorities warned that record-breaking heat expected ...
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Two firefighters injured after fire breaks out at scrap yard, in Roodepoort

Two firefighters were injured after a fire broke out at building at a car scrap yard in Roodepoort on Wednesday ...
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Hawaii Volcano Eruption and Lava flows

Story by Terray Sylvester & Jolyn Rosa (Reuters Pahoa, Hawaii/Honolulu) Residents in Hawaii are experiencing a massive lava flow after ...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Use CAFS

A Compressed Air Foam System uses a Class A foam concentrate, combined with water, and compressed air to form a ...
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Hundreds of firefighters assist in battling Garden Route fires.

Cape Town - Hundreds of firefighters from Department of Environmental Affairs Working on Fire programme are currently assisting firefighters battling ...
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