Rosenbauer America recently received an order for six Panther ARFF units to help equip the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in California.
There are two fire stations located at the airport that handle aircraft, structural and EMS emergencies. The LAX ARFF stations fall under the jurisdiction of the City of Los Angeles Fire Department.
The six Panther 6×6 ARFF vehicles will be equipped with 54′ High Reach Elevated Turrets and were purchased utilizing the US General Services Administration (GSA) at a contract value of $5.7 million.
The vehicles will be equipped with foam, dry chemical and halotron and have the ability to discharge these agents through the STINGER™ High Reach Extendable Turret.
Rosenbauer is the world’s leading manufacturer of firefighting vehicles and equipment. In North America, Rosenbauer incorporates the international strength and innovation of a global company with top American manufacturing firms. For more information, please visit the company’s website –www.rosenbaueramerica.com.