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CRASH TENDER [2 records]

Record 1 1999-05-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Fire-Fighting and Rescue Equipment
  • Ground Equipment (Airports)
  • Air Safety
DEF

A specialized fire-fighting apparatus designed to handle aircraft fires and accidents. Usually equipped with special forcible entry and rescue tools and extinguishing agents to combat large flammable liquids fires.

CONT

... the C ... airfield crash tender ... is capable of accelerating from 0 to 80 km/h ... in 39 seconds and projecting 61.370 l ... of foam per minute over distances of 90 m ...

Key term(s)
  • crash fire rescue apparatus

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériel de secours et de lutte (incendies)
  • Matériel de piste (Aéroports)
  • Sécurité (Transport aérien)
DEF

Voiture de pompiers généralement équipée de moyens permettant l'extinction de feux importants de liquides inflammables (mousse, gaz carbonique, eau pulvérisée) et d'un matériel spécial d'effraction et de sauvetage.

CONT

[...] le véhicule d'intervention [...] est capable d'atteindre 80 km/h en 39 secondes [...] et de projeter 61 370 l de mousse par minute sur des distances allant jusqu'à 90 m [...]

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Equipo de salvamento y lucha contra incendios
  • Equipo terrestre (Aeropuertos)
  • Seguridad (Transporte aéreo)
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Record 2 1976-06-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Types of Motor Vehicles and Bicycles
  • Security

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sortes de véhicules automobiles et de bicyclettes
  • Sécurité

Spanish

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