According to experts, planes dropped 6 tons of water from the air – and too great a risk to destroy the Cathedral.
To extinguish large-scale fire in one of the most famous cathedrals in the world – Notre Dame de Paris also known as Notre Dame Cathedral, not involve aviation, as this may lead to the collapse of the whole structure.
This was reported by the civil security of France.
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According to them, to fight with the flame directed “all means”, with the exception of dropped from aircraft the water.
The Agency stated that such methods are not suitable for fires such as fire in Notre-Dame, because the discharge of water into the building can allegedly lead to the collapse of the whole structure, according to AP.
As reported by the journalist Ben Bernie near the Cathedral, the fire in Notre-Dame still strong, and at present it is difficult to predict when it will be eliminated.
Also, according to him, the firemen managed to evacuate the Treasury of the Cathedral.
The newspaper Le Monde explains that the planes dropped 6 tons of water from the air – and too great a risk to destroy the Cathedral and all around. In addition, you can hurt people nearby.
We will remind, in the French capital, lit the legendary Notre Dame de Paris also known as Notre-Dame de Paris. The cause of the fire is still unknown. To date, the Cathedral was under reconstruction.