AVIC Helicopter AC313 Fire Attack System
Simplex Model 380
The Simplex Aerospace Model 380A Fire Attack aerial firefighting system for the Avicopter AC313.
The system consist of a belly-mounted carbon fiberglass tank, which holds 3,785 liters (1,000 gallons) of water or 98 liters (26 gallons) of foam retardant. Other features of the tank include a VNE of 150 KIAS, a 3,785 liters/1,000 gallons per minute hover refill rate, internal foam injection system, corrosion resistant parts, cockpit controlled selectable drop patterns, and rapid installation/removal.