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Canadair CL-215 (Scooper)

Canadair , a photo by JeanbaptisteM on Flickr. Canadair CL-215 (Scooper) off the coast of Corsica.

Ocean City Vol. Fire Co. Station #3 Tower 6

  Ocean City Vol. Fire Co. Station #3 , a photo by Lee Cannon on Flickr. Via Flickr: Tower 6 photo from the side.

Ocean City Vol. Fire Co. Station #3

  Ocean City Vol. Fire Co. Station #3 , a photo by Lee Cannon on Flickr. Via Flickr: Engine and ambulance.

Bremen Fire Department Engine 61

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com Department and Apparatus Info: Bremen Fire Department www.bremenga.gov/fire/index.htm Apparatus Location 516 Tallapoosa Street East Bremen ,GA Apparatus Type and Status: Spartan / Smeal Pumper (In service at the Bremen Fire Station.)

Bremen Fire Department Engine 62

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com Department and Apparatus Info: Bremen Fire Department www.bremenga.gov/fire/index.htm Apparatus Location 516 Tallapoosa Street East Bremen ,GA Apparatus Type and Status: Spartan / Ferrara Pumper (In service at the Bremen Fire Station.)

The Old Fire Station - Dayus Square - Jewellery Quarter

The Old Fire Station - Dayus Square - Jewellery Quarter , a photo by ell brown on Flickr. Via Flickr: In the Jewellery Quarter heading for Dayus Square. The new Dayus Square development in the Jewellery Quarter (formerly known as Albion Square). Named after local author Kathleen Dayus (1903 - 2003). This is The Old Fire Station Childrens Nursery. Grade II listed former fire station building at 67, 68 and 69, Albion Street B1, Birmingham . ALBION STREET 1. 5104 Hockley B1 Nos, 67, 68 and 69 SP 0587 SE 27/4 II GV 2. Built as the Corporation Fire Station 1909-10. Architect T G Price (The Builder 1909, ol 96, p 19), not H E Stilgoe the City Surveyor referred to on the foundation stone. A large asymmetrical extended L-plan block of buildings on a corner site. Built on 2 and 3 storeys of thin, machined, hard red bricks with rebated pointing and ashlar dressings. Baroque derivation, the design combines Edwardian "Wrenaissance" elements with

Carrollton Fire Department Engine 24

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com Department and Apparatus Info: Carrollton Fire Department www.carrolltonfiredepartment.com/ Apparatus Location At the intersection of Bankhead Highway and Northside Drive. Carrollton ,GA Apparatus Type and Status: Pierce Pumper (In service at Station 24.)

Carrollton Fire Department Georgia Engine 22

Carrollton Fire Department Engine 22 Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com Department and Apparatus Info: Carrollton Fire Department www.carrolltonfiredepartment.com/ Apparatus Location On Brumbelow Road near Lovvorn Road. Carrollton ,GA Apparatus Type and Status: American Lafrance Pumper (In service at Station 22.)

Airlife West Georgia Regional Airport

AirLife Eurocopter AS 350 B2 Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com AirLife Georgia, in partnership with Emory Healthcare, provides medical transportation service to transfer critically ill patients to an Emory facility. AirLife Georgia operates six helicopters to effectively cover the majority of Georgia as well as parts of Alabama, North Carolina, and South Carolina. By serving the state with multiple strategically placed helicopters, they are improving the odds in the race against time for the Interventional Cardiology and Neurology patients as well as those patients who meet “Golden Hour” criteria with traumatic injuries.

Queheel Fire Dept Rescue Pumper

Queheel Fire Truck , a photo by Gerry Dincher on Flickr. Via Flickr: Queheel Fire Dept. (pumper I think) fire truck. I was traveling through Red Springs, NC the other day and got held up by the parade. Rather than sit in my truck I decided to get a few shots. Red Springs is in Robeson County, North Carolina.

College Park, GA Engine 1

College Park, GA Engine 1 Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com

Gordon County Fire Rescue Smeal Engine 1

Photo is of a Custom Smeal Pumper in service as Engine 1 for Gordon County Fire Rescue in North Georgia.

Cave Spring, GA Fire Department Engine 16

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com 2009 Custom KME Pumper

LAFD Engine 63 Venice Beach

DSC08268 Fire Truck , a photo by adamdachis on Flickr. LAFD Engine 63 Venice Beach

Fire service Baranavichy, Belarus

Fire service Baranavichy, Belarus , a photo by helpingmedia on Flickr. Fire service Baranavichy, Belarus

Coweta County Fire Dept Brush 1

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com 2008 Ford Station 1 HQ 483 Turkey Creek Road  Newnan, GA 30263

Cobb County Engine 4

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com 2004 Custom Cab Pierce Dash Six person cab Detroit Series 60 475 Horsepower Waterous 1500 GPM two-stage pump 750 gallons water 20 gallons Class B foam Automatic Snow Chains Whelen LED emergency lights 6KW hydraulic generator Painted Gor-tite roll up doors Power windows 500 Watt brow light Federal EQ2B siren 191" wheelbase

Cobb County Engine 1 2004 Custom Cab Pierce Dash

Credit: Photo taken by Chad at georgiafiretrucks@gmail.com 2004 Custom Cab Pierce Dash Six person cab Detroit Series 60 475 Horsepower Waterous 1500 GPM two-stage pump 750 gallons water 20 gallons Class B foam Automatic Snow Chains Whelen LED emergency lights 6KW hydraulic generator Painted Gor-tite roll up doors Power windows 500 Watt brow light Federal EQ2B siren 191" wheelbase

Hill Air Force Base Firefighter

U.S. Air Force firefighter Ernest Isley, a captain with the Hill Air Force Base Fire Department, checks his oxygen mask and tank for proper air flow at the main fire station at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Oct. 31, 2012, as part of his daily morning operations. (DoD photo by Airman First Class Kyle Russell, U.S. Air Force/Released) U.S. Department of Defense Current Photos

Fire At Roots Queen and Soho, Toronto

Rot , a photo by Joseph.Morris on Flickr. Via Flickr: Roots caught on fire from complications with Hurricane Sandy. Queen and Soho, Toronto.

Durham Highway Fire Department at a controlled burn.

IMG_6294 , a photo by dmcpeake55 on Flickr. Durham Highway Fire Department at a controlled burn.

Investigator David Ward and K-9 Callie investigating a fire scene

Investigator David Ward and K-9 Callie investigating a fire scene , a photo by State Farm on Flickr. Via Flickr: Investigator David Ward and his arson canine partner Callie with the Fresno County (California) Fire Protection District investigate a fire scene. K-9 Callie is an acceleerant detection canine, or arson dog, who will indicate to her handler when she smells something that could be used to start a fire.

Columbia Fire Dept. Still Investigating Fire on Bus. Loop 70

UPDATE: Columbia Fire Dept. Still Investigating Fire on Bus. Loop 70 , a photo by KOMUnews on Flickr. Via Flickr: A fire official surveys the damage outside Loop 70 Auto Parts in Columbia, Mo. Thursday Nov. 1. The fire department has not yet determined the cause of the fire.

Hurricane Sandy Prep At Volunteer Fire Department in Germantown, Md

Hurricane Sandy , a photo by Maryland National Guard on Flickr. Via Flickr: Members of the Maryland National Guard 58th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade staged personnel and equipment at the Germantown Volunteer Fire Department in Germantown, Md., Oct. 29, in preparation of Hurricane Sandy.

Fire At DFAS Japan Jan 2009

Firefighters from the U.S. Air Force Base 374th Civil Engineer Squadron and the Tokyo Metropolitan Fire Department work together to fight a fire at the Defense Finance and Accounting Service Japan building that caught fire at about 6:30 p.m. on Yokota Air Base, Japan, Jan. 20, 2009. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Sean Martin

Camp Humphreys firefighters 'turn up the heat' with live fire trainingin Korea

Camp Humphreys firefighters 'turn up the heat' with live fire training in Korea - 121023 , a photo by USAG-Humphreys on Flickr. Via Flickr: Click here to learn more about Camp Humphreys Camp Humphreys firefighters 'turn up the heat' with live fire training in Korea Story and photos by Edward N. Johnson, USAG-Humphreys, PAO CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea -- More than 95 Army and Navy firefighters from across Korea gathered on Camp Humphreys to take part in four days of live fire training, Oct. 23. According to Matthew B. Spreitzer, U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys fire chief, the week's training was primarily focused on building teamwork, while fighting aviation fuel fires during day and nighttime scenarios. Home to the Army's most active airfield in Asia, Camp Humphreys firefighters take the possibility of an aircraft fire seriously. Although rare, such fires have the potential to involve large amounts of burning fuel and heavy smoke. It is for this

Twickenham Fire Station - London.

Twickenham Fire Station - London. , a photo by Jim Linwood on Flickr. Twickenham Fire Station - London.

Prairie Burn at Turnbull NWR

Prairie Burn at Turnbull NWR , a photo by USFWS Pacific on Flickr. Via Flickr: A prairie burn was conducted at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge last week in mid-October. The Refuge ecosystems represents a unique ecological area between the dry, sagebrush dotted grasslands of the Columbia Basins and the forested mountains that rise up to the east. Fire is a natural phenomenon and has played a critical role in the ecosystem dynamics of natural communities represented within Turnbull NWR. Here, prescribed fire was conducted to: 1. Protect and restore the natural distribution and diversity of grassland and shrub steppe habitats to benefit indigenous wildlife and improve resilience to wildfire disturbance. 2. Reduce excessive accumulation of litter from invasive annual grass species to facilitate experimental application of control strategies using herbicides and post treatment seeding of native plant species. 3. Ultimately improve ecosystem health through management of invasive

Miami Dade Aerial 2

Metro Dade Fire Truck , a photo by Phillip Pessar on Flickr. Miami Dade Aerial 2

EAST SUSSEX FIRE & RESCUE SERVICE

GX59JXB EAST SUSSEX FIRE & RESCUE SERVICE , a photo by eastleighbusman on Flickr. Via Flickr: seen 22/10/12 in Brighton

City Of Miami Rescue Vehicles

City Of Miami Rescue Vehicles , a photo by Phillip Pessar on Flickr. City Of Miami Rescue Vehicles

Fire engines at Jyväskylä airport

Fire engines at Jyväskylä airport , a photo by anttilep on Flickr. Fire engines at Jyväskylä airport, Finland

Meade firefighters help extinguish apartment fire off post

Meade firefighters help extinguish apartment fire off post , a photo by Fort Meade on Flickr. Via Flickr: Fort Meade firefighters battle the blaze of a fire at the Seven Oaks apartments in Odenton on Sept. 30. The Fort Meade Fire Department dispatched eight firefighters, an engine and truck to the two-alarm fire. (Photo by Jen Wilbanks, MSFA)

Ashburn, VA Truck 601 at the fire

Tinicum Fire Company

2012 PA Firemen's Parade

FDNY Hazardous Materials

JMazzolaa posted a photo: Project 365/278

Bonair Squad 58

Montgomery County Planning Commission posted a photo: 2012 PA Firemen's Parade

Valley Forge Fire Company

by Montgomery County Planning Commission 2012 PA Firemen's Parade

Tinicum Fire Company

  Montgomery County Planning Commission

Essington Fire Company

Essington Fire Company , a photo by Montgomery County Planning Commission on Flickr. 2012 PA Firemen's Parade

Tinicum Fire Company Engine 48

Tinicum Fire Company , a photo by Montgomery County Planning Commission on Flickr. 2012 PA Firemen's Parade

Annaville and Robstown Crews Near Corpus Christi

qnr posted a photo: Hillary Rodham Clinton rally at the regional fairgrounds in Robstown, Texas. This is just outside of Corpus Christi. I don't have any numbers yet, but I'd estimate there were at least 9,000 people there, probably many more.

Station 400 - Snow Hill, MD (Worcester County) Vol. Fire Department

Lee Cannon posted a photo: Station 400 - Snow Hill, MD (Worcester County) Vol. Fire Department - Tanker 4 T-4.

Water Witch Fire Company Ladder 72.

2012 Maryland State Firemen's Convention , a photo by Lee Cannon on Flickr. 2012 Maryland State Firemen's Convention

Fire truck at Porter's Western Store, Buffalo Ranch, Newport Beach

Fire truck at Porter's Western Store, Buffalo Ranch, Newport Beach , a photo by Orange County Archives on Flickr. Via Flickr: There are no known copyright restrictions on this image. All future uses of this photo should include the courtesy line, "Photo courtesy Orange County Archives." From the Tom Pulley Collection.

Fire Station #227 Toronto

Loozrboy posted a photo: Fire Station #227 (despite what the sign says) near Queen and Woodbine. It was open for Doors Open Toronto 2011 ... but they wouldn't let you climb up to the top of the tower. What a rip!

Firefighters of Station 7 with steam truck

  Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. Steamer # 7 was the last horse drawn wagon in the city, photo taken in front of St. Joseph Infirmary. Firefighters in the photograph have been identified, left to right: Riney Beecher (engineer/stoker) and Mike Lathrop (driver), and their trustly horses, Mutt and Glass. Date 1920 Donor Mellott, Scott; This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library.

Houston, Texas Firefighters on flooded street 1935

Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. Title Firefighters on flooded street Description Two fire engines standing in the middle of a flooded street while firefighters are handling the hoses. Date 1935 Donor Mellott, Scott; Subject (Geographic) Houston, Texas Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. "
Captain Jarvis Little with the station mascot Domino. "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. " Title Station 28 firefighter and Dalmatian in fire engine Description Captain Jarvis Little with the station mascot Domino. Date 1962 Donor Mellott, Scott; Houston, Texas Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. "

Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Company

Lee Cannon posted a photo: Rehoboth Beach Volunteer Fire Company on Rehoboth Avenue.