Fairbanks International Airport Police and Fire to Conduct Triennial Mass Casualty Exercise
(FAIRBANKS, Alaska)— The Fairbanks International Airport Police and Fire Department will be conducting an FAA required triennial exercise on Tuesday, August 12th from 7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. The scenario-based exercise will include emergency apparatus responding to and around the Airport and black smoke at the south end of the airfield.
Area residents are advised to use caution around the Airport during this time.
The Fairbanks Airport Police and Fire Department is actively recruiting volunteers (18 years and older) to act as passengers and family members or friends of passengers during this exercise. Interested parties are encouraged to email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, age, and contact information.
For more information on the exercise please contact Sergeant Aaron Danielson, Airport Police and Fire at 474-2575.
The Alaska International Airports System is comprised of the Fairbanks International Airport and the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 254 airports, 11 ferries serving 35 communities, 5,619 miles of highway and 720 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.
Posted: June 11, 2014