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Old 12-03-2017, 08:27 PM   #609
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Fighting oil fire in the in the Elk Hills 10/27/77..
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Buckman is the head of a Houston–based oil well firefighting outfit.. With a team that includes Joe Horn, Greg Parker, & George Harris, Chance travels around the world putting out blazes at well heads from industrial Incident, explosion or terrorist attack..Chance enjoys the thrills, but longs for ex-wife Madelyn..She divorced him 20 years earlier, taking their daughter Letitia with her, because Madelyn could not bear to see her husband risk his life..While extinguishing a burning wellhead, Chance suffers a near-fatal Incident when he is crushed by a bulldozer blade..Greg encounters problems with a fire in Venezuela: 5 oil wells in a tight line burning all at once, further compounded by guerrillas who are trying to undermine the operation..He asks Chance to return and help fight the fire, based loosely on the life of Red Adair, "Boots" Hansen, & "Coots" Matthews, served as technical advisers on the film..Release date (US) November 27, 1968..


Overall the oil field is approxi 14 miles (23 km) long & mately 4 miles (6.4 km) across..

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News footage recording the last of the Kuwaiti oil fires..

Paul Neal "Red" Adair (June 18, 1915 – August 7, 2004) was an American oil well firefighter, born in Houston, Texas, the son of an Irish blacksmith, and attended Reagan High School..He began fighting oil well fires after returning from serving in an Army bomb disposal unit during World War II..Adair gained global attention in 1962 when he tackled a fire at the Gassi Touil gas field in the Algerian Sahara nicknamed the Devil's Cigarette Lighter..In December 1968, Adair sealed a sarge gas leak at an Australian gas & oil platform off Victoria's southeast coast..In 1988, Adair was again in the North Sea where he helped to put out the UK sector Piper Alpha oil platform fire.. At age 75, Adair took part in extinguishing the oil well fires in Kuwait after the Gulf War in 1991..Adair retired in 1993, and sold The Red Adair Service & Marine Company to Global Industries...
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