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.

Phoenix aircraft rescue firefighters brush up on their skills

“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.”

Phoenix firefighters train for airport disaster

“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.”