FIRE SERVICE MANUAL
This book is a compilation of revised and updated information found in The Manuals of Firemanship, Book 4 - Chapter 4. All of this material, plus much more information, is now compiled in it's own volume of timely and excellent information. Many full color photos and graphic diagrams highlight this well written book. Although it is focused on British operations and procedures, this book belongs in every airport and municipal fire service member's library.
To order, contact: (For mail, telephone &
fax orders only)
(Cessna Item # D5862-13, 7 July 1998 ).
|This manual supercedes and replaces Manual
D-5314-13 Dated 1 November 1994.
This manual produced by Cessna Aircraft Company covers the folowing Cessna Airplanes:
Piston Models: 310,T310, 320, 335, 340, 402, 404, 411, 414 and 421;
Propjet Models: 208,406,425 and 441;
Jet Models: 500, 501,525, 550,551, S550, 560, 560XL,650 and 750.
This manual is a MUST HAVE for any Fire Department that responds to a small airport that uses these Cessna aircraft.
|To order by credit card, phone or write to:
Attn: Becky Gillean,
Dept 751. P.O.Box 7706,
Wichita, Kansas 67277 (USA)
FIRE FIGHTING and RESCUE TECHNIQUES
|This 2nd Edition of Robert Docherty's standard
work of reference deals with the measures necessary to provide
adequate fire protection, fire fighting and rescue facilities at
places where aircraft take off and land. It begins by categorising
airports and aircraft from the viewpoint of those involved with
preventing or fighting fires or rescuing people from fires in such
places. New to this second edition, which has been thoroughly
revised, are: a chapter on safety procedures for fueling aircraft
for the transport of dangerous goods by air; and a chapter about
airport fire services and the importance of minimizing response
As before, this important reference volume sets out minimum standards which could be applied to any airport, aircraft or rescue and fire fighting service in the world. It belongs on the bookshelves of all those having a working involvement with fire safety and aviation.
|To order, contact:
The Institution of Fire Engineers (Publications) Ltd.
148 New Walk, Leicester LE1 7QB, United Kingdom
Tel: +0116 255 3654
Fax: +0116 247 1231
The Fire Departments of Rhein-Main by Reinhard Merlau
|This is a unique hardcover publication
describing two separate and distinct ARFF fire departments on duty
at the Rhein-Main Airport of Frankfurt,Germany's biggest and
busiest. It is the only German airport with shared military and
civilian ARFF services. The book is a comprehensive history of the
Rhein-Main Airport Fire Departments, packed with both black and
white and color photos of the myriad of ARFF equipment from the past
and present. In addition, there is a pictorial section showing
experimental concept robot units and missile-launched firefighting
Although the book is written in German,the author has provided a numerical listing of all photo captions with English translations, making it easy to follow. It is a most enjoyable book. Many action photos are provided, with complete illustrations of early USAF ARFF vehicles (including the HH-43 'Husky' helicopter), that is sure to bring back memories for the ex-USAF firefighter.
|The book is available from:
P.O. Box 1241,
D-631 12 Dietzenbach/Germany.
addresses NFPA 1003
"Standards for Professional Qualifications for Airport Fire Fighters."
|Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting
addresses the requirements of NFPA® 1003, Standard for Airport
Fire Fighter Professional Qualifications (2005 edition).
Additional material addresses the airport fire fighting apparatus
covered in Chapter 9 of the 2008 edition of NFPA® 1002, Standard
on Fire Apparatus Driver/Operator Professional Qualifications.
Key parts of NFPA® 402, Guide for Aircraft Rescue and
Fire-Fighting Operations (2008 edition), and NFPA® 403,
Standard for Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting Services at Airports
(2008 edition), are also covered in this manual. Other materials
included in this manual are those subjects included in the training
requirements of Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) 139.315,
139.317, and 139.319..
Fire Protection Publications, Oklahoma State University,
930 North Willis, Stillwater , Oklahoma 74078-8045
or call 1-800- 654-4055 or
FAX (405) 744-8204
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Published by McDonnell Douglas Corp.
|The book contains reduced copies of crash crew
charts of wall-size color (except for the MD-90 which is black on
white) charts used in classroom instruction for crash fire rescue (CFR)
crews on McDonnell Douglas commercial aircraft.
|Copies are available on request (by Airport
Fire Chiefs or Training Officers only, on official letterhead) by
Commercial Product Support,
McDonnell Douglas Corporation,
3855 Lakewood Blvd.(Mail Code 2-98),
Long Beach, California 90846 (USA) ,
Tel: (310) 593- 66756
Fax: (310) 593-4533
INFORMATION FOR BOEING JET TRANSPORTS
|The information contained in this document (No.
D6-7829) depicts the Boeing Company's standard airplane
configuration. No attempt has been made to include the many customer
It includes the 707,720,727,737,747,757,767 and 777 Boeing aircraft.
|This document is available by writing for price
and availability on official letterhead to:
Boeing Commercial Airplanes,
Customer Services and Material Support,
P.O. Box 3707 Mail Stop 2M-04, Seattle, Washington 98124 U.S.A.
Telephone: +( 206) 655-1131
MILITARY AIRCRAFT RESCUE BOOKS
The above military Crash Rescue Manuals are available to Crash Fire Rescue Service Training Officers of military airfields, or airfields serving these aircraft, by requesting them on official letterhead to:
McDonnell Aircraft Company
Flight Safety Engineering
Dept. 295, Bldg. 42, Level 3
St.Louis, Missouri 63166 (USA)
Telephone: + (314) 232-2427
FOR THOSE INTERESTED IN FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT USAF FIRE PROTECTION HISTORY...
Mr. Douglas E. Courchene has written an excellent resource, "Pioneers With Intent, Memoirs of an Air Force Firefighter."
Published by the Air Force Civil Engineer Support Agency in 2003, an electronic edition was made available for free download and distribution in 2006.
It is available below unchanged and unedited in accordance with the copyrights.
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