Friday, September 22, 2017

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AIRPORT FIRE

Eagle County Airport Fire

The Eagle County Regional Airport has a dedicated fire station (Station 10) is staffed year-round.  Their staff is paid, and is trained in both firefighting and medical response.

 Eagle County Airport Fire currently operates with three specialized airport fire trucks. ARFF 1 is a 1500 gallon, 2012 Oshkosh Striker 1500; ARFF 2 is a 1500 gallon, 1994 Oshkosh T1500; and ARFF 3 is a 3000 gallon, 2006 Oshkosh Striker 3000 with a Snozzle.

ARFF responds to all fire, medical and plane incidents at the airport and within close proximity to the airport.  

Our Mission:
It is the mission of the Eagle County Airport Fire Department to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management and actions, as an all risk life safety response provider to the Eagle County Regional Airport community.

Our Focus:
The Eagle County Airport Fire Department will focus its efforts on responding rapidly to emergencies, providing appropriate intervention and community education.

Our Core Values:

To Our Airport Community:

We owe the airport community the highest quality of service possible, characterized by responsiveness, integrity and professionalism. We will continually strive for quality improvement.

To Fire Department:

We owe the Eagle County Airport Fire Department our full commitment and dedication. We will always look beyond the traditional scope of our individual positions to promote teamwork and organizational effectiveness.

To Each Other:

We owe each other a working environment characterized by trust and respect for the individual, fostering open and honest communication at all levels.

To Ourselves:

We owe ourselves personal and professional growth. We will seek new knowledge and greater challenges, and strive to remain at the leading edge of our profession.