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Tampa International Airport Tour

Students from Tampa Public Schools visited the fire station that services Tampa International Airport.

Excited Visitors
The visitors were excited to see the huge Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) truck in action.
FF Monte shows off the kitchen.
Fire Fighter Monte shows the kitchen area.
Large truck
The Airport trucks carry water and foam to put out jet fuel fires.
The Airport Chief and Sparky
Sparky is a pal to Tampa Fire Rescue Chief D. W. Jones.
Paramedics explain their responsibilities
Paramedics explain their responsibilities in using the rescue car to help people at the airport.
Spraying
Students enjoyed watching the water spray from a nozzle that can pierce into the skin of an airplane.