Jet Powered Fire Truck

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This is China’s latest tool in the fight against skyscraper blazes a turbo-jet water gun made from a jet fighter engine! The fire truck here was pictured  in Luoyang, Henan Province and cost an estimated 3 million yuan ($455,539). The turbo-jet gun can rotate almost 360 degrees, and shoot out 3 tons of water at a maximum range of 120 meters away in one minute.

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  • CV

    It would be great to see a video of this jet in action. Looks awesome!

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  • Lone Mountain Truck Leasing

    I like to read this good post. The truck has a ladder in the air to help to fight the fire from above, to remove tenants or to take firefighters to the roof. Like snorkeling, you can also take water on the fire.