Operations

Neptune operates a fleet of 9 firefighting airtankers.  This fleet includes 9 modern BAe 146 aircraft equipped with the innovative REV 3 tank capable of delivering a payload of 3,000 gallons of fire retardant. In 2017, Neptune retired its venerable fleet of 7 Lockheed P2V aircraft. These aircraft will find new homes in 2018 in museums around the country.

  • Alamogordo Airport/ALM (Alamogordo, New Mexico)
    • N203EV (former Evergreen Tanker 142)
  • Estrella Warbirds Museum (Paso Robles, California)
    • Tanker 7 (P2V-5)
  • Glendive Airport/GDV (Glendive, Montana)
    • Tanker 5 (P2V-5)
  • To be determined
    • Tanker 12 (P2V-5)
  • T61 Memorial & Klamath Falls Air Base (Klamath Falls, Oregon)
    • Tanker 6 (P2V-5)
  • Yankee Air Museum (Belleville, Michigan)
    • Tanker 45 (P2V-7)
  • San Diego Air & Space Museum (San Diego, California)
    • Tanker 43 (P2V-7)
  • Neptune Aviation Services
    • Tanker 44 (P2V-5)
    • Tanker 14 (P2V-5)