Category Archives: Emergency Services

ICAO Safety Report Confirms Excellent 2013 Results

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has released its annual Safety Report, reflecting what it describes as: “very positive global aviation safety outcomes for 2013.” … More ››

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HMSHost is Raising funds for Philippines Disaster Relief

Travellers and shoppers can now donate to relief efforts for the Philippines at participating airport, motorway and shopping centre dining Locations As thousands of victims … More ››

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Major Fire Engulfs Nairobi Airport Terminal

(Photo: REUTERS/Noor Khamis) By Drazen Jorgic (Reuters) A fire engulfed Terminal 1 at Kenya’s main airport on Wednesday (August 7) forcing the closure of a vital travel … More ››

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And Finally…Wellington Saves Albatross

At commencement of the first light inspection of the runway after an overnight storm on June 20/21, members of Wellington’s Airport Operations and Fire Service … More ››

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Terberg DTS is Oshkosh’s ARFF Representative

Specialist vehicle supplier Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd has announced that it has signed an agreement with North American vehicle manufacturer Oshkosh Corporation to act as … More ››

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US Marine Corps Selects Oshkosh Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Vehicle

The US Marine Corps has selected Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, to deliver its new fleet of P-19 Replacement Aircraft Rescue and Fire … More ››

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IATA Claims 2012 is Safest in History

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced that the 2012 global accident rate for Western-built jets was the lowest in aviation history. The rate, … More ››

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Terberg DTS Acquires CAT 9

UK-based Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd, a global supplier of specialist vehicles and support, has acquired CAT 9 Ltd, also from the UK.  CAT 9 is … More ››

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New Strikers for South Korea

The Korea Airports Corporation has taken delivery of its first new-generation Striker ARFF vehicles. Tom Allett reports. The Korea Airports Corporation (KAC), an airport management … More ››

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Berlin Brandenburg: Delayed Beyond 2013

The opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) has been delayed for a fourth time.  No new date has been set but it will … More ››

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