The Switchback is designated as a Single Engine Air Tanker (SEAT) aircraft. Thanks to its size, speed and maneuverability, it has the ability to deliver 500 gallons of water, retardant or fire suppressant with high accuracy – all while operating in tight environments.
Mentorship Matters: Yorkton Aircraft believes strongly in mentoring. Walter Dyck, an ag pilot we first met through one of our mentoring programs we hosted at the CAAA believes in it too! In this essay, Walter talks about his experience with mentors and pays tribute to many. Excellent read.