46 Votes (4.67 Average) and 5,754 Views  

F-ZBEZ — - This was another Conair Firecat delivered to Securite Civile, in 1984. T8 was written off, in 1987.
/images/icons/csMagGlass.png medium / large / full



This was another Conair Firecat delivered to Securite Civile, in 1984. T8 was written off, in 1987.


Please log in or register to post a comment.

What a beautiful aircraft. Can easily see the underlying military design. Heavy-duty, powerful, purpose-driven. Have not yet researched this specific aircraft but ~100 were built in Canada under contract with Grumman.
Grumman Iron Works. 2 R1820's flying in close formation.
R1820's was the very first engine I trained on with the USCG. 1978. Never forget how exciting that was even after 38 years of aviation.

Great shot. I actually would love to own that A/C.
serge LOTH
love that Tracker. Unfortunatly one of my close friend got Killed in Corsica fighting a fire , but it was a Prop Firecat..
zimbo1956Photo Uploader
Thanks for comments. SERGE, I have nothing but absolute respect for the pilots of any water-bombing aircraft. Sadly, it is a very dangerous profession.
Chris Croft
The aircrews that fly these missions understand the risk of their profession. What they do is courageous, not sad.
John Rumble
I remember every summer i the 60's they would have one on display at the Canadian National Exhibition
Edward Ludwig
I had a Navy S2 Parked beside my UH-1H VIP bird at Seoul Airbase in 1972. It was cool to watch those guys crank that thing up . It was good for mosquito control.
Want a full history search for F-ZBEZ dating back to 1998? Buy now. Get it within one hour.
Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
No Recent History Data
Basic users (becoming a basic user is free and easy!) view 3 months history. Join


Don't have an account? Register now (free) for customized features, flight alerts, and more!
Did you know that FlightAware flight tracking is supported by advertising?
You can help us keep FlightAware free by allowing ads from FlightAware.com. We work hard to keep our advertising relevant and unobtrusive to create a great experience. It's quick and easy to whitelist ads on FlightAware or please consider our premium accounts.