Have you ever been in one of those situations where your butt instinctively grips your seat tighter? It is safe to say that we all have at one time. But, I am willing to bet that there is a permanent crease in the seat of the RJ85 aircraft that nearly crashed delivering a load of retardant to a wildfire. Talk about a close call.

Thoughts and Prayers to all brave men and women that answer the call to fight these wildfires.