DATA: Burning money

October 2006
High Country News;10/16/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p3
The article presents statistics of the amounts spent on fire fighting in the U.S. including the rent per hour of the Boeing Vertol BV-234 helicopter from Columbia Helicopters Inc. and the price of fuel per gallon , the rent per hour of an airtanker from Aero Union Corp. for wilderness area firefighting, and the annual cost for fighting fires in the U.S.


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