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How many types of aircraft crashes are there and what are they?

two....one with survivors and one with no survivors


How fast can fire burn through fuselage?

within 60 seconds


Fire intensity from an aircraft will require what size handlines?

1-3/4" or 2" handlines


What sectors should be established during an aircraft emergency?

scene lighting, extrication, treatment, transportation and site safety.


What level command system should you consider establishing on a aircraft emergency to address fire and medical operations separately?

Branch level command


How do you contact the national transportation safety board during an aircraft emergency?

have the alarm room contact the FAA Air traffic control tower.


During an aircraft emergency, you should have an airline rep report to the command post along with a liasion from where?

PD, aviation and any other agency that can assist with the incident.