AIRBUS HELICOPTERS EC225 & AS332L Fire Attack System
Simplex Model 316
The Simplex Aerospace Model 316 Fire Attack aerial firefighting system for the Airbus Helicopters EC225 and AS332L Series. The system consists of a belly-mounted carbon fiberglass tank, which holds 2270 liters (600 gallons) of water and 91 liters (24 gallons) of foam retardant. Other features of the tank include a hover refill pump with a refill rate of 3,785 liters (1,000 gallons) per minute, internal foam injection system, corrosion resistant parts, cockpit controlled selectable drop patterns, and rapid installation/removal.