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Aircraft Fire and Rescue Summit @ FDIC International
Elevate Your Expertise

Tuesday, April 16, 1:00 – 5:00 PM  |  Wednesday, April 17, 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Join the Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Working Group (ARFFWG) as we proudly host the inaugural Aircraft Fire and Rescue Summit @ FDIC International. It's your chance to take your skills to new heights, build valuable connections, and gain the knowledge you need to ensure the safety of your community. 

This invitation-only event is an intimate, highly focused gathering, where every facet is designed to spark new ideas, perspectives, and connections. ** No cost to attend.  Maximum of one officer per fire department and one senior leader per airport.


The Benefits of Attending

Smaller Regional Airports Focus

The Summit is designed to provide aircraft fire fighting and rescue considerations awareness to both the structural fire departments that provide service to smaller regional airports, and the airport managers who have overall safety responsibility for their facility.

Discover the Power of NFPA 440

Dive into the heart of aviation fire and rescue with a laser focus on NFPA 440, a guide for Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting Operations and Airport/Community Emergency Planning. We'll also provide a glimpse into the vital requirements of FAR 139.319. It's the knowledge you need to ensure safety and preparedness in your community.

Network with Peers

We put exceptional care into ensuring the individuals we gather are leaders in their departments that service, or manage, smaller regional airports. That means true interaction among peers. It means everyone is a decision-maker.  And ultimately, it means the discussions are focused and the networking is unmatched. 

Connect with Global Fire Protection Experts

At the core of this summit is the ARFFWG, a non-profit organization that has been championing aviation fire protection and prevention since 1990. Join us and become part of a network that spans the world, sharing insights and best practices to keep our skies safe. 

Leadership in Aviation Fire Fighting

The ARFFWG is a torchbearer in the world of aviation firefighting. We constantly analyze, discuss, and innovate procedures to handle aviation and airport-related concerns. By attending this summit, you gain access to this wealth of knowledge, equipping yourself and your team with the latest techniques and insights. Together, we shape the future of aviation safety!

Stay on the Cutting Edge

The heart of the ARFFWG's mission is standardized personnel training. We're committed to leading the way in aviation fire and rescue training, offering you the most up-to-date information and practices. Our detailed discussions and extensive research ensure that you'll receive the best training material, empowering you to excel in emergency response.


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