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LEADING THE WAY

IN AERIAL FIREFIGHTING

An aerial firefighting organization working to protect communities worldwide, 10 Tanker has been operating since 2006.

Our DC-10’s lead the way in performance and efficiency, with the capability to deliver 9,400 gallons of fire retardant within 8 seconds and up to a mile long. Creating greater containment lines, in less time saving both wildlife and resources. 

Year after year 10 Tanker responds to hundreds of wildfires and delivers millions of gallons worldwide. It is our mission to push the boundaries of research and development to continue providing the most efficient aerial firefighting around the globe.

Meet 10 Tanker's Director of Maintenance

12/12/21, 9:10 PM

Business Insider Article

12/4/21, 1:05 AM

Meet Flight Engineer: Gage Lowery

12/1/21, 10:15 PM

10 Tanker Operations- June 2021

6/22/21, 7:01 PM

Operation Coahuila

4/1/21, 12:32 AM

A highlight on 10 Tanker's Captain RK Smithley

3/26/21, 5:58 PM

Leading 10 Tanker

3/3/21, 6:21 PM

A Brief Reflection

2/16/21, 5:23 PM

Flying With New Colors

2/2/21, 7:51 PM

What Is Fire Retardant & How Does It Work?

1/22/21, 8:56 PM

Hot Times In Arizona

1/15/21, 7:12 PM

BIGHORN & TORTOLITA FIRE

1/15/21, 6:58 PM

151

Firefighting Missions

1,258,875

Gallons Dropped

59% of our Missions Fought in New Mexico

OUR 2022 MILESTONES

  • 2/8/22: Tanker 911’s new livery is complete, all four planes flying with new liveries.

  • 5/7/22: 10 Tanker delivers 1 million gallons of retardant. 

2022 Fire Season Statistics

*as of 10/15/21

*as of 5/11/22

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2503-A Clark Carr loop SE Albuquerque, NM 87106 

(760) 246-8288

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