SRSA

Search and rescue service for the air-flights (SRSA)

The Search and rescue service for the air-flights (SRSA), conducts search and rescue operations at the airport and in the area of ​​responsibility of the Ashgabat International Airport.
At the airport there are two runways, each runway has a search and rescue station, providing round the clock surveillance over takeoffs and landings of aircrafts, the observation towers are equipped with all the means of communication and surveillance. SRSA service provides all kinds of works related to the search and rescue operations at the aerodrome and in the area of responsibility of the International Airport.

The Emergency and rescue service (ERS) 1 and ERS 2 operate on a duty 24-hours a day consisting of 20-21 personnel, together with the firefighters and rescue vehicles: 

Aerodrome car MAN Ziegler FLF 80 / 114-14 + 250P 4x4 - 2 vehicles, designed to deliver fire-extinguishing and personnel to the place of fire and rescue operations. The fire truck is equipped with a UTS 13050 (fire-extinguishing agent), which consists of 11,400 liters of water, 1400 kg of foam and 250kg of powder. Outflow rate of UTS is 80 liters / sec, with 2 stationary stream nozzles.

Aerodrome car MAN Ziegler FLF 100 / 130-18 + 250P 8x8 - 2 vehicles, designed to deliver fire-extinguishing and personnel to the place of fire and rescue operations. This fire truck has a UTS 15050 (fire-extinguishing agent), which consists of 13,000 liters of water, 1800 kg of foam, and 250 kg of powder. Outflow rate of UTS is 100 liters / sec, with 2 stationary stream nozzles.

Aerodrome car KAMAZ AA 12-60 8x8 - 2 vehicles, designed to deliver fire-extinguishing and personnel to the place of fire and rescue operations on a fire truck. The UTS 12000 (fire-extinguishing composition), which consists 11,300 liters of water, 700 kg of foam. Outflow rate of UTS is 60 liters / sec, there are two stationary stream nozzles and a device for covering the runway with foam in order to secure landing of aircrafts with gear failures.

Fire fighting vehicle URAL AC-7.5-406x6 - 3 vehicles, are designed to deliver fire-extinguishing and personnel to the place of fire and rescue, the truck has UTS 7950 (fire-extinguishing agent), which composed of 7500 liters of water, 450kg of foam. Outflow rate of UTS is 40 liters / sec, with 1 stationary stream nozzle.

Rescue vehicle MAN Ziegler Rescue (Lifeguard) 4x4 - 1 vehicle, is designed to deliver personnel to the place of rescue operations of a crew of 2 rescuers. Ziegler Rescue has a stationary power generator, portable generator, hydraulic, electric and manual tools for rescue operations.

Rescue vehicle ASA KAMAZ-20 6x6 - 1 vehicle, is designed to deliver rescue personal to the site of rescue operations of a crew of 2 rescuers. The ASA-20 is equipped with a stationary crane, weight lifting 5 tons, 20 kW generator, hydraulic, electric and manual tools for rescue operations.

A special rescue vehicle MAN Ziegler Trap - 8000 4x4 - 1 vehicle, is designed to deliver firemen and rescuers to the aircraft and conduct evacuation of passengers from the aircraft. The vehicle’s maximum operational height is 8 meters.

Special fire forklift truck crankshaft MAN VEMA - 323TFL. 2x2 - 1 vehicle, designed for fire and rescue of passengers in the international terminal of the Ashgabat airport. Operational height – 32 meters.

Rapid response car Volkswagen Ziegler ABR TSF 2x2 - 1 vehicle, designed for the delivery of fire rescuers to the site of rescue operations, patrolling on the airfield and aircraft parking places. Rapid response car has a motor pump for drawing water from water reservoirs and additional fire-fighting equipment for fighting fires.