By Goth Mohamed Goth
SomalilandPress-Egal international Airport has rolled out its newest fire fighting truck that offers the latest advancements in fire safety technology this was revealed Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air Transport today.
Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air Transport has of lately being acquiring safety and firefighting gear for equipping the airport safety crew have what they need to do their job effectively as expected especially now at a time Egal Airport is competing with other modern airports in the region.
The newest truck which falls under Category 9 Rescue a special category of fire-fighting is meant to be used in emergency situations and those which require rapid response, hazard mitigation, evacuation and possible rescue of passengers and crew of an aircraft involved in an aerodrome (or potentially off aerodrome) ground emergency.
The newly acquired firefighting vehicle has far reaching Firefighting capabilities that offer the latest advancements in fire safety technology is part of the Ministry of Aviation keeping in compliance with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) defines the requirements for aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting Service .
On the other hand Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air Transport has introduced training its staff on upgrading firefighting capabilities.
Saddam Mohamed Ahmed
Spokesperson Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air Transport