Welcome to Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Working Group

The Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Working Group (ARFFWG) is a non-profit international organization dedicated to the sharing of Aircraft Rescue &Fire Fighting (ARFF) information between airport firefighters, municipal fire departments, and all others concerned with aircraft fire fighting. With membership participation from around the world, your membership is welcomed. Join us now! To learn about the different membership options and the benefits that are extended to you as a member of the ARFFWG, please click here.

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The FORUM is now available.  If you are an ARFF Working Group Member, just log on using your user name and password.  Membership is not required to register on the FORUM, but we hope that the information you gain from our site will encourage you to become a member.  Feel free to contact any of the Management Team members if you have any questions or comments.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!

SECTION 1 SEMINAR/WORKSHOP – May 6-9, 2014

Join us May 6-9, 2014 for the Section 1 Seminar/Workshop hosted by the ARFF Working Group and the FAA Technical Center. Along with classroom educational sessions, a tour and demonstrations will also be conducted at the FAA Technical Center.  Presentations would include the latest research being conducted in New Large Aircraft, Composite Material Firefighting, Cargo Firefighting and issues surrounding the Lithium Ion battery fires.  Don’t miss this great educational opportunity!  Registration and Hotel information is now available!

HAMBURG GERMANY – June 10-13, 2014 -  UPDATE –

CHECK OUT THIS PROMO -

Don’t miss this great opportunity  for this one-of-a-kind conference/workshop in Hamburg, Germany.  Highlights of this program will be a field trip to Airbus (Final Assembly Line of A320), Foam production facility, Special Hamburg group activities and events, along with many classroom sessions on current topics for the aviation firefighting industry worldwide.    Student Registration, Brochure and Sponsorship/Exhibitor and hotel information is now available.  Thank you to the following organizations that have agreed to sponsor this event:

PLATINUM SPONSOR    

GOLD  SPONSOR 

SILVER SPONSOR   

Other Sponsors

25TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRAINING SYMPOSIUM -

September 29 – October 2, 2014 – Don’t miss this milestone event.  Mark your calendars NOW!  The location is Galveston, Texas at Moody Gardens Hotel.  More information will be available in the near future.  Check back often. Register On-Line or Download the Brochure.

2014 Call For Papers Now Available

IAFPA Bangalore | 26th -27th 2014
ARFF VISION 2020 & THE CHALLENGES AHEAD
AIRCRAFT RESCUE & FIRE FIGHTING EVENT
ARFF Vision 2020 will take place on 26th & 27th June 2014 at the Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bangalore, India. The event launched by the IAFSSG in partnership with the IAFPA – will help aviation fire specialists and airport managers from around the world build resilience for some of the major incidents they could face at their airports.

http://www.iafpa.org.uk/events/future-conferences.html