Miami-Dade Fire Rescue orders four Leonardo AW139 helicopters

Leonardo have announced that Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR) has signed a contract for four AW139 intermediate twin-engine helicopters. The aircraft will be used to perform a range of missions — primarily fire suppression, emergency medical services (EMS) and search-and-rescue (SAR) — and will have special equipment including a cargo hook, rescue hoist and Bambi Bucket. The first helicopter is expected to be delivered from Leonardo’s Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, facility in Q3

London Fire Brigade

Keeping safe this Christmas with some tips from the London Fire Brigade

London Fire Brigade wants everyone to have a wonderful Christmas – rocking around the Christmas tree with family and friends, but most importantly the Brigade wants everyone to have a safe Christmas without any firefighters showing up and spoiling the Christmas dinner. Over Christmas there are lots of extra fire hazards in the home and the Brigade wants you to hear only silver bells over the festive period not sirens.