Iveco Magirus receives largest order in its history – 80 crash tenders from the Dragon 2 TEP range for the airports of Brazil - worth 53 million euro

Published:  18 January, 2013

Iveco Magirus Brandschutztechnik, a manufacturer firefighting vehicles has been awarded a contract to supply Brazil’s airports with 80 ARFF trucks from the new Dragon 2 TEP (Twin Engine Powerpack) range worth a total of 141 million Brazilian Reais (app. 53 million Euro). The vehicles will be used in 27 airports of Brazil to meet the requirements that will mainly emerge from the increased passenger numbers and air traffic that is expected during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. This order represents the biggest contract for ARFF Vehicles in Iveco Magirus’ history.

The vehicles will be provided to Infraero - Empresa Brasileira de Infra-Estrutura Aeroportuaria, the company that manages airports, air navigation stations, and cargo logistics terminals in Brazil. It offers air cargo storage and custom duty, commercial area, boarding, landing and stay tariff as well as communication and air navigation auxiliary services. Its air navigation services provide safety to flights through the management services of air traffic, telecommunications and meteorology.

Iveco Magirus offers a wide range of ARFF Vehicles, from 4x4, 6x6 and 8x8 solutions on an exclusively developed chassis (Dragon Line) to 4x4 and 6x6 solutions on commercial vehicle chassis. The full story on the new Iveco Magirus Dragon 2 TEP 6x6 will be published in Fire and Rescue Q1 2013.

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