Helicopter Water Tank

Helicopter Water Tank

Husky® Helicopter Tanks are water shuttle tanks designed to be transported by helicopter and set down into forestry areas for a water supply for the firefighters whether in remote areas or not.


  • Precisely built with top quality, high-grade materials. Each tank is tested and approved before shipping.
  • 72-gallon and 134-gallon Helicopter Tanks are designed in a tetrahedron shape for excellent stability when being transported or just sitting on the ground.
  • The 240 and 360-gallon models are built with a round base and top and taper from bottom to top. Standard fittings are one 4″ fill port and one 2″ PVC flange and ball valve. Available in gray water or potable water models.
  • Comes standard with a 4″ fill port that allows quick filling and access to the inside of the tank and a 3/4′ flanged outlet. The two smaller sizes come with a heavy-duty 1″ reinforced hose with a durable spigot.
  • The standard material is a heavy-duty 40 oz. reinforced PVC. They are also available in a potable NSF 61-approved material, which is great for filling backpacks or for drinking water.
  • Can be transported by helicopter or truck
  • Heavy duty harness can be tied off to a tree to keep from rolling on steep slopes
  • Repairable with a field repair kit (Optional)
  • Great for filling backpacks or for drinking water (Potable model)



  • Heavy duty 40 oz. reinforced PVC construction
  • Available in “Potable” NSF 61 approved material for drinking water
  • 72 gal, 134 gal, 240 gal, and 360 gal models
  • 4″ fill port allows quick filling and access to the inside of the tank if needed
  • 3/4″ flanged outlet
  • Heavy duty 1″ reinforced hose with a durable spigot attached
  • 240- & 360-gallon models (pictured) come standard with 2″ NPT Female Rigid Flanges and one Ball Valve
Capacity Filled Dimensions Folded Dimensions Empty Weight Full Weight
72 gal 45″ w. x 45″ d. x 40″ h. 20″ x 20″ x 5″ 10 lbs. 610 lbs.
134 gal 53″ w. x 53″ d. x 44″ h. 24″ x 24″ x 5″ 12 lbs. 1130 lbs.
240 gal. Base Dia. – 4′ 6″
Top Dia. – 2′ 6″
Height – 42″
28″ x 28″ x 8″ 30 lbs. 2030 lbs.
360 gal. Base Dia. – 5′ 3″
Top Dia. – 3′ 3″
Height – 42″
32″ x 32″ x 10″ 37 lbs. 3040 lbs.

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