Nigerian’s aviation sector is set to change its status quo with the acquisition of automatic aircraft firefighter simulator equipment from Messrs Alpine Metal Tech Company. The simulator, the first of its kind in Africa, a modern- multi scenario fire fighting simulator capable of delivering training for different types of operational incidents involving aircraft in the aerodrome and its vicinity.
This new development will ensure competence in achieving the primary objective of saving lives in the event of a fire incident and enhance the training of firefighters in the airports.
The country has trained its firefighters in Cameroon which has cost a lot of money. However this new development will retain the economic capital of country more money for the country as the equipment will be use for training other countries in the region.