Car 47 is a 2020 Chevrolet Tahoe, utilized as a Rapid Response Vehicle and driven by the 1st Assistant Chief. It was custom outfitted to DFD specs. It features a custom cockpit with radios monitoring all fire/police/EMS traffic in Darien, surrounding towns, and UASI. An iPad provides real-time incident information, fire fighter tracking via GPS, digital Knox-box access, and scene-management tools when the iPad is removed from the vehicle. Car 47 is outfitted with a full complement of fire fighting gear, SCBA air pack, extinguishers, portable lights, water-rescue equipment, and more.
Assists the Chief of Department in oversight of fireground operations.
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