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Local & Regional 'Planes take off from Roseburg, and they'll fly to the fire' 'Planes take off from Roseburg, and they'll fly to the fire' (Photo Gallery) (Video)
As lightning rips across the region, fire managers can take a SEAT.

But they aren't sitting down on the job: Roseburg Regional Airport is now home to a Single Engine Air Tanker (SEAT) base.

The aircraft were used to help attack the Dexter Creek Fire southeast of Eugene on Monday.