Lubbock and Amarillo fire crews conducting live fire training

Lubbock and Amarillo fire crews conducting live fire training

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Lubbock Fire Rescue in conjunction with Amarillo Fire Department will be conducting live fire training near the airport. The dates for these training exercises will be September 12th-14th and 17th-21st and will last from 8am-5pm each day. During this time black smoke will be seen multiple times during the day.

These joint training exercises will allow both departments to obtain the necessary live fire burns that are required by the Federal Aviation Administration. This combined ARFF training will allow both departments to work together to increase their knowledge and improve their firefighting capabilities

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