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Simplex Systems

By Staff Writer | January 1, 2005
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Accessories for Firefighting, Ag-Spraying and Oil-Spill Response

For the most complete line of high- quality helicopter firefighting mission equipment, customers around the world turn to Simplex.

Tradition of Quality


It's been that way for more than 58 years, and generations of operators have expanded their fleet utilization with our well-designed, high-quality, and easily maintained equipment. Today, Simplex designs and manufactures a wide range of helicopter systems and accessories for firefighting, agricultural spraying, and oil spill response, all of it backed by unparalleled customer support available around the clock and around the world.


The lightweight and aerodynamic Simplex Fire Attack systems enable operators to quickly convert their helicopters into rapid-response firefighting machines. Tanks may be filled on the ground, or with hover refill systems, and fill rates range from 300 to 3000 gallons per minute. Tanks are available for helicopters from Agusta, Bell Eurocopter, Kamov, Kazan, and the S-64/CH-54 Skycrane helicopters.

Agricultural Spray

Lightweight Simplex tanks are durable, resistant to chemicals and are easy to install and remove. Many models offer the option of hydraulic or electric drives. Our agricultural spray systems are available for a variety of Eurocopter, Hiller, Bell, Schweizer, MDHI and Kamov helicopters.

Oil Spill

Available for any cargo-hook-equipped helicopter, Simplex's in-situ oil spill burning or dispersant application equipment may be quickly deployed, with no transport time required.

Rapid Response

Call our rapid response line anytime at (503) 257-3511 for immediate and complete customer support.

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