In the last part of the blog series “Safety mission for aircraft rescue and fire fighting vehicles,” the topics of vehicle stability and driving dynamics were examined in more detail. In this part, we focus on the measures affecting the cab and the assistance systems.
Safety for that moment when everything has to work perfectly.
A real emergency operation is an extreme stress situation for the fire crews, even with routines and regular training At the airport, it is necessary to react within the shortest possible time. The operators of an ARFF vehicle must be able to apply large quantities of extinguishing agent in a targeted manner at any location on the airport site in the shortest possible time. It is the task of the vehicle to ensure maximum safety in this one moment of action and to allow the operator to focus on the action without any restrictions.