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3 U.S. firefighters die in Australia water bomber crash

Jan 23, 2020 - 4:17 PM

The 3 people killed in the Canada-owned C-130 Hercules aircraft were among the crews of specialist firefighters sent by several countries to help battle Australia's devastating bushfires

CRASH. This file photo taken on January 10, 2020 shows a C-130 Hercules plane from the New South Wales Rural Fire Service dropping fire retardent to protect a property during an operation to douse bushfires in Penrose, in Australia's New South Wales state. Photo by Saeed Khan/ AFP