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Yakima Firefighters IAFF Local 469

Yakima Firefighters IAFF Local 469

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This is the Facebook page for the IAFF Local 469 Yakima Firefighters Association. Our goal is to con

Great day for some big water drills and to get some final check offs done! 

Truck 91 is a TDA (Tractor Drawn Aerial). Drivers initially start out as a Tillerman (driving the back of the trailer). This includes hours of driving, both during the daytime and nighttime, as well as learning the functions associated with that position. 

Next, once proficient as a Tillerman, they take on driving the Tractor. This requires several hours of drive time again and also adds in an element of utilizing the pump on the tractor. 

As was used in Selah for the apartment fire. For fires such as this, the Aerial is used as an elevated master stream capable of flowing up to 1250 gallons per minute. 

This specific truck can either pump to itself, or an additional engine can pump to the truck.
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Local 469 (former 217) consists for 3 separate groups: City of Yakima Fire, East Valley Fire, and Suncomm Dispatch. We have been around 100+ years and we have served this community vehemently. We appreciate your continued support and hope we can continue to exceed expectations.

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