After an employee vote, Minden Air has named its air tanker conversion of the BAe 146 the ‘Fireliner’. The name was proposed by Minden Air Captain Lowell Slatter, and then chosen from among five other candidates.
Recent news items on Minden Air:
- Registration of Minden Air BAe 146s expires (2017-05-05)
- Minden Air files for bankruptcy protection (2016-09-01)
- Minden Air BAe 146 air tanker begins drop tests (2014-06-30)
- Minden Air BAe 146 air tanker flies (2013-06-10)
- US Forest Service awards ‘Next Generation’ air tanker contracts (2013-05-08)