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ARFF Video: Plane Veers Off Runway in China

A Chinese passenger jet veered off the runway during takeoff and caught fire at 8:09 a.m. Thursday, necessitating an ARFF rescue, AP reports. The incident sent smoke into the air and injured 36 people, the report says. The Tibet Airlines flight had 122 people on board—113 passengers and nine flight crew. Video of the Airbus A319-115 jet carnage can be ...

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Sierra 5 Fire Systems Commences North American Demonstration Road Show to Conclude at FDIC 2022

ARLINGTON, April 20, 2022 – Sierra 5 Fire Systems has commenced a North American demonstration road show visiting Canadian and U.S. airport, military, and municipal fire departments to showcase a powder solution to a powder problem that has plagued western fire services for decades. The fire service has been calling for such a solution for years, and Sierra Five in ...

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City of San José Celebrates Opening of New San José Airport Fire Station 20

Mayor, City leaders, FAA representatives cut ribbon at relocated airport fire station SAN JOSÉ , CA– [Wednesday], Mayor Sam Liccardo, the FAA’s Western-Pacific Region Director Mark McClardy, and leadership from the City of San José gathered to cut the ribbon at Fire Station 20, located at Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). After serving the Airport for nearly 60 years, ...

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AVP (PA) Purchases New Major Firefighting Vehicle

Avoca, PA (March 24, 2022) – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport recently purchased a new major firefighting vehicle. The vehicle is a 2022 Airport Class IV Major Firefighting Vehicle from Emergency One, Inc., Ocala, Florida.  Delivery was made on March 18, 2022. The E-One “Titan” 4×4 is an all-wheel drive Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) Vehicle with a 1,585 gallon ...

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Tapachula International Airport in Mexico Takes Delivery of Oshkosh Striker 4×4 ARFF Vehicle

OSHKOSH, WIS. (February 28, 2022) – Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) Company, announced today the Tapachula International Airport (TAP), located in Tapachula, Chiapas, in southern Mexico has taken delivery of an Oshkosh Airport Products Striker® 4×4 ARFF vehicle. The new fire apparatus was purchased through dealer ATEPSA located in Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico and delivered in February 2022. It is the ...

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Oshkosh Striker 6×6 ARFF Headed to Yellowknife (Canada) International Airport

An Oshkosh Striker 6×6 ARFF is headed to Yellowknife (Canada) International Airport. With an acceleration of 0-50 mph, the apparatus can get to an emergency in under 35 seconds, the company says on Facebook. Powered by a Deutz 2015 V8 697 HP Tier 4 final engine, the vehicle holds 3,000 gallons of water, 420 gallons of foam, and 550 pounds ...

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Waukegan (IL) Fire Department Receives New ARFF to Protect Waukegan Airport

The Rosenbauer Panther 6×6 ARFF truck cost approximately $750,000 and replaced the department's current ARFF truck.

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Salt Lake City (UT) Puts New ARFF in Service

The Salt Lake City Fire Department has put a new ARFF in service at the city's airport.

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HI Airports Take Delivery of Eight Oshkosh Airport Products Striker ARFF Vehicles

Striker ARFF vehicle in Hawaii

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC announced that the company has completed delivery of eight Striker® ARFF vehicles to fire departments at the Hawaii airports of Lihue, Hilo International, Ellison Oizuka Kona International, Kahului, and Daniel K. Inouye International.

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E-ONE® Delivers Four Titan® Air Transportable ARFF Vehicles to Canada’s Department of National Defense

TITAN 4×4 Air Transportable ARFF vehicles

These four ARFF vehicles will be placed in service at military bases throughout Canada.

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