France Beginning Hunt For Firefighting Tracker Replacement

Credit: Tony Osborne/ AW&ST
There are not many aircraft like Grumman's S-2 Tracker. Built for carrier-borne anti-submarine operations, the aircraft was envisaged for the rough-and-tumble of life in a hostile environment. Finding an aircraft with comparatively similar attributes is not easy, but this is exactly the task which...

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