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Queensland Scania Heavy Pumper

Fire Engine , a photo by mikecogh on Flickr. The Scania Heavy Pumper is designed to provide the full range of QFRS services, with the additional features of an increased on-board water supply and heavy duty road accident rescue equipment.

Miami Airport ARFF Striker 1500

as seen on James Bond Movie , a photo by prayitno on Flickr. PERFORMANCE: Acceleration: 0 to 50 mph (80 km/h) in 25 seconds Top Speed: 70 mph (112 km/h) Side Slope Stability (Static): >30° Gradeability: Ascend/descend a 60% grade Vehicle Clearance Circle: 102 ft. (31 m) Dimensions: 415 in. (1054.1 cm) length; 122 in. (310 cm) width (excluding rear view mirrors); 136 in. (345.4 cm) height without HRET; 150 in. (381 cm) with HRET CHASSIS: Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Cab: Aluminum construction; seating for up to five; center steering position; wrap-around, cockpit style instrument panel; easy to read backlit gauges and controls Engine: Caterpillar C-16 diesel; four cycle; in-line six; 680 bhp (506 Kw) minimum at 2,100 rpm with a peak torque of 1,950 ft. lbs. @ 1,400 rpm Transmission: Allison 4800 EVS; electronic; 7-speed; automatic Transfer Case: Oshkosh; independently mounted; with torque proportioning differential and driver selected locking mechanism Front Axl

Portland Fire & Rescue

Portland Fire & Rescue , a photo by barcar on Flickr. Chinatown Portland, OR

North Carolina Fire Fighters Foundation Parade

DSC_0413 , a photo by North Carolina National Guard on Flickr. Via Flickr: RALEIGH, N.C. - A procession of fire trucks rounds the block of the parade route of the North Carolina Fire Fighters Foundation (NCFFF) during the foundations eighth annual Parade and Memorial Service here, May 4. The NCFFF honors fire fighters who have given their lives to fight fire. On this day, the North Carolina Air National Guard’s MAFFS 7 crew members who perished were honored and their names were placed on the NCFFF fallen fighters monument downtown as a tribute to their sacrifice. The MAFFS 7 crew members were killed in 2012 while working on the White Draw Fire in South Dakota. (Photos courtesy of Lee Wilson)

A Fire Burns Near Naval Base Ventura County

A fire burns near Naval Base Ventura County. , a photo by Official U.S. Navy Imagery on Flickr. Via Flickr: NAVAL BASE VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (May 2, 2013) Naval Base Ventura County has evacuated some residents due to smoke concerns from a fast-growing wildfire along the Pacific Coast Highway northwest of Los Angeles. (U.S. Navy photo/Released) 130503-D-QK571-818

Firefighters At Merritt Bakery Fire In Oakland May 08, 2013

> Oakland: Merritt Bakery fire early Wednesday , a photo by allaboutgeorge on Flickr. Crews responded to a fire at the Merritt Restaurant and Bakery in Oakland, CA, at 2:45 a.m The fire, which started in an office in the rear of the building, was under control around 3:30 a.m. No one was in the building at the time of the fire, and no injuries were reported.

Norfolk Firefighters Train With Sailors

a photo by Official U.S. Navy Imagery on Flickr. Via Flickr: NORFOLK (April 19, 2013) Firefighters from the Norfolk Fire Department participate in joint firefighting exercises with Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67). Commander, Navy Regional Maintenance Center partnered with several organizations to practice firefighting and coordinated command and control. Cole is undergoing a maintenance availability at Marine Hydraulics International (MHI) shipyard in Norfolk, Va. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nick Scott/Released) 130419-N-PK218-079

London Fire Brigade Headquarters

London Fire Brigade Headquarters , a photo by EdwinMSarmiento on Flickr. Photo of London Fire Brigade Headquarters. It looks like the fire engine is getting a tow.

Firefighters On Scene At Little Boabab Fire San Francisco

  May 10, 2013 at 10:55AM , a photo by jason.c.hansen on Flickr. Via Flickr: Take the day off and the neighborhood goes up in flames. At least we are close to the fire station! - May 10, 2013 at 10:55AM

Firefighter Live Fire Drill at Naval Support Facility Kamiseya

Description KAMISEYA, Japan (July 30, 2008) A firefighter assigned to Naval Air Facility Atsugi douses out a live fire on a dummy aircraft during the annual Off Station Mishap drill at Naval Support Facility Kamiseya. During the drill, emergency response and rescue teams were tasked with putting out a simulated fire, and rescuing two personnel from a plane crash scene. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Barry Riley/Released) Date 30 July 2008 Source This Image was released by the United States Navy with the ID  080730-N-5277R-004  .  Author: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Barry Riley This file is a work of a sailor or employee of the U.S. Navy, taken or made as part of that person's official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image is in the public domain.

Firefighters Lisbon, Portugal

Description English:  Firemen; Lisbon, Portugal Português:  Viatura de desencarceramento.  Regimento de Sapadores Bombeiros de Lisboa Date 19 September 2006 Source Own work (own photo) Author Georges Jansoone Permission ( Reusing this file ) own photo; permission given by the portrayed firefighters Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the  GNU Free Documentation License , Version 1.2 or any later version published by the  Free Software Foundation ; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the section entitled  GNU Free Documentation License .

Czech Republic Firefighter Demonstration

This file is licensed under the  Creative Commons   Attribution-Share Alike 2.5 Generic  license. Description English:   Firemen  and  Emergency medical services  are getting injured person from the car - practice show for public in the  Czech Republic . Česky:   Hasiči  a  zdravotnická záchranná služba  vyprošťují zraněnou osobu z auta - ukázkové cvičení pro veřejnost. Date photographed 20-September-2006 Source Own work Author Michal Maňas

Navy Region Southwest Fire & Emergency Services Federal Fire

Photo Credit Navy Region Southwest via Facebook The Navy Region Southwest Fire Department Program contributes to the fire protection and emergency medical support arms of risk management. In this capacity the Fire Department will act as a single team and work seamlessly throughout the Region to support, promote and live by the Navy's core values of Honor - Courage - Commitment.

La Michoacana Fire Houston

20130501-_MG_0273.jpg , a photo by ntjock03 on Flickr. La Michoacana Fire 1 May 2013 Michoacana meat market and restaurant on Shepherd at West 14th Street. The business sustained heavy smoke and fire damage in the kitchen area. Fire officials say a large pot of oil used for deep frying was turned on and left unattended. The oil reportedly boiled over, causing the fire.

London Fire Brigade DPL

LFB DPL1170 , a photo by kenjonbro on Flickr. LFB Mercedes Benz Atego Dual Purpose Ladder 1170