General Aviation Firefighting

General Aviation Firefighting

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There are more than 17.000 general aviation airports in the United States. This text provides the basic training material for learning how to deal effectively and safely with a general aviation incident. Written by a 25-year service veteran with vast experience in the field, this book includes ample illustrations explaining an airport environment, how to establish vital communication links, the components of GA aircraft, coordination with other agencies, and the types of incidents that involve GA airports and aircraft. Case studies of incidents on and off airport property add vitality to the text. (Keywords: Firefighting)
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 207.3 x 239.8 x 13.7mm | 627.04g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • diagrams, illustrations
  • 0766804062
  • 9780766804067

Table of contents

Preface. General Aviation. The Airport Environment. Communications. General Aviation Aircraft Systems. Coordinating with other Agencies. The Airpor/Aircraftt Emergency Plan. Incidents Involving General Aviation Aircraft. Incidents on Airport Property. Incidents Off Airport Property. Training. Appendix A: Aviaition-Related Internet Listings. Appendix B: Aircraft Crash Recovery Guide Examples. Acronyms. Glossary. Index.
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Preface. General Aviation. The Airport Environment. Communications. General Aviation Aircraft Systems. Coordinating with other Agencies. The Airpor/Aircraftt Emergency Plan. Incidents Involving General Aviation Aircraft. Incidents on Airport Property. Incidents Off Airport Property. Training. Appendix A: Aviaition-Related Internet Listings. Appendix B: Aircraft Crash Recovery Guide Examples. Acronyms. Glossary. Index.
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