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KME Awarded Four-Rig Order for Rapid Intervention Vehicles (RIVs)

KME was recently awarded an order for a total of four Rapid Intervention Vehicles (RIVs). One of each unit is headed to the following locations:

  1. Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan 
  2. Muwaffaq Salti Air Base, Jordan
  3. Al Dhafra, UAE
  4. Ali Al Salem AB, Kuwait

Specs for the new rigs include:


  • Ford F-550 4×4 Super Cab
  • Class-1 ES-Key Multiplexed Electrical System
  • FRC Inview Truesight Rear Camera, 7” LCD Display
  • Elkhart Ultra-High-Pressure Front Bumper Turret


  • 6.7L 4V OHV Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel
  • TorqShift 6-Speed Automatic


  • Hale 4 Stage Ultra High Pressure Diesel Driven Pump
  • 400-Gallon Modular Water Tank
  • Dual Foam Tanks: 15-Gallon Class A Foam Tank and 56-Gallon Class B Foam Tank


  • Warn 12,000-pound Winch on Front Bumper
  • Two (2) 12v Akron SceneStar 150w LED Telescoping Lights
  • Weldon 4×6 Angled Scene Lights on Rear of Body
  • Whelen Light Package


  • Amdor Roll-Up Doors with Painted Finish on All Compartments
  • Adjustable Shelving and Rollout Trays
  • 135” RIV Body Constructed of 1/8” Aluminum


  • Overall Height: 96”
  • Overall Length: 313”
  • Wheelbase: 192”

For more information, visit http://www.kmefire.com/specialty/airport.


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