The Salzburg W A Mozart Airport in Austria is the latest recipient of a 2.5 metre wide Rosenbauer Panther “S” 6×6 airport fire tender. This short-width Panther “S” incorporates a Volvo D6 700 hp Euro 5 diesel engine, rear steering axles and disc brakes.
Fire-fighting media includes 9,100 litres of water, 1,200 litres of foam plus 250 kg of DCP. Fire engineering consists of a Rosenbauer Foamatic RVMA R600 6000 lpm foam proportioning system, a Rosenbauer RM60C remote roof mounted monitor delivering 6000 lpm and a Rosenbauer RM15C bumper turret delivering 1,500 lpm.
This compact airport fire-fighting vehicle measures LxWxH – 11.8 x 2.5 x 3.6 metres.
With grateful thanks to Gary Parkinson for providing this report. Image courtesy and copyright of Rosenbauer