The Canadair CL-215 is the first aircraft designed as a water bomber for the fight against fires. This is the most famous aircraft of this type, developed in France, has become synonymous with Canadair water-bombing aircraft. The CL-215 was designed in Canada by Canadair (now Bombardier) and made 125 copies between 1966 and 1989, exported to a dozen countries. (source wikipedia)
Updated on 01/10/2012 : In this new version the 3D model was created with FSDS 3.51 and compiled with Makemdl for FSX and now has a full set of detailed animations, virtual cockpit with animated levers, pedals and yoke, door with ladder, engines with animated smoke. Virtual cockpit illuminated at night. Not compatible Direct X 10
There are three sets of textures representing each of the real operators: French Civil Protection F-ZBBV in two variants, Greece, Canada, more textures are available on the internet.
technical data and performance were obtained from official data. Read the documentation