ARFF training images are available for download for use by the media via KCC’s Dropbox. Photos should be credited to Connie Dawe/Kellogg Community College.
“Firefighters from Moffett Field, Palo Alto, and San Jose participate in an airplane crash training at Moffett Federal Airfield. This simulates an aircraft fully engulfed in fire, which the Crash Rescue teams have to put out, then enter the aircraft, recover any victims, and safely exit.”
“Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport makes passenger safety a priority. Their hardworking aircraft rescue firefighting team were in training today to prepare for any type of aircraft crash. So far, the training has paid off since the FAA has found Phoenix hasn’t violated a single regulation in seven years. Reporter Thuy Lan Nguyen gives us an insider look into their exercise.”
“More than 120 firefighters spent Monday going through a series of potential possibilities including evacuating an airplane, a plane on fire and a jet fuel fire.”