NEWS.BYTES EXTRA - issue 160

BLM firefighters train with self-contained breathing apparatus, burning auto

Firefighers wearing self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) advance through heavy smoke and mist to extinguish a car fire. BLM firefighters learned to use SCBA during a training exercise in Susanville.

BLM firefighters begin their attack on a flaming car during a training session on the use of self-contained breathing apparatus (below):

To BLM California news release, 6/7/04 - BLM firefighters train to use self-contained breathing apparatus

News.bytes, issue 160

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