This fire-bomber stopped off at Shannon on its way back to Canada after a period of fire-fighting duties in Europe. Here, the crew are carrying out some pre-flight inspections before departing on the Atlantic crossing.
Out to pasture at Abbotsford with a line of retired S-2's in the background. Delivered new to Northwest Airlines as N581 in March 1958. Acquired by Everts, re-registered N501ZS and ferried to Fairbanks in 2014 for storage.