Firefighting planes resume flights over Greek island fire

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Firefighting planes resume flights over Greek island fire

An airplane drops water over a wildfire near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
The trunk of a tree burns after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
An airplane drops water over a wildfire near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Airplanes operate during a wildfire as man takes photographs near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
A fire brigade vehicle sprays water at a forest fire inMakrimalli village, on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning out of control through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where four villages and a monastery were evacuated. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
A fireman tries to put out a forest fire in Makrimalli village, on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning out of control through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where four villages and a monastery were evacuated. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
An airplane operates over a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
An helicopter operates over a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
The trunk of a tree burns after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
An helicopter operates over a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Burned cars are seen after a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Burned beehives are seen after a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Smoke rises from a burned forest after a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Smoke rises from a burned forest after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)

Firefighting planes resume flights over Greek island fire

An airplane drops water over a wildfire near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
The trunk of a tree burns after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
An airplane drops water over a wildfire near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Airplanes operate during a wildfire as man takes photographs near Halkida town on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
A fire brigade vehicle sprays water at a forest fire inMakrimalli village, on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning out of control through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where four villages and a monastery were evacuated. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
A fireman tries to put out a forest fire in Makrimalli village, on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens, Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019. Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning out of control through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where four villages and a monastery were evacuated. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
An airplane operates over a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
An helicopter operates over a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
The trunk of a tree burns after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
An helicopter operates over a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Firefighters try to extinguish a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Burned cars are seen after a wildfire in Makrymalli village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Burned beehives are seen after a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)
Smoke rises from a burned forest after a wildfire in Stavros village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. Water-dropping planes and helicopters have resumed work at first light over a major wildfire burning through a protected nature reserve on the Greek island of Evia, where hundreds of people were evacuated from four villages and a monastery. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
Smoke rises from a burned forest after a wildfire in Kontodespoti village on the Greek island of Evia, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019. More than a thousand firefighters battled wildfires Tuesday in Greece, with the largest burning out of control through a nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens causing four villages and a monastery to be evacuated. (AP Photo/Michael Varaklas)