The area of forest fires in the Irkutsk region is 10 thousand square meters. In the region declared emergency mode. Tons of water on the burning taiga Il-76 resets in just a few seconds. Forces aviation of EMERCOM and the Ministry of defense is now the main hope.
The machinery on the ground to the burning homes to get close. Preparing for the next flight of Il-76 on the ground begins before planting. Fire brigade vehicles in anticipation of lining up to fill tanks. In order to refuel Il-76, required several fire trucks. On Board, he takes over 40 tons of water, and the refueling takes no more than 15 minutes.
Part in extinguishing accept and be-200ES. Machines that can take water from the ponds for several days perform missions in difficult terrain Kachugskiy district, where for the last time, the area of fires has increased markedly. Burning in the region of 10 thousand hectares of taiga. Since the beginning of the fire season recorded 650 fires that destroyed 64 thousand hectares of forest.
For more power, and is 130 paratroopers of the fire service of Transbaikalian edge will arrive in Irkutsk oblast today and immediately go to horoshim homes. According to the forecast of heavy rainfall in the coming days in the region is not expected.
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