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Brunei Chubb Patroller
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No: 1969   Contributor: Theo van der Weerden   Year: 1999   Manufacturer: Chubb   Country: Brunei
Brunei Chubb Patroller

Brunei International Airport
F 5 T990 Chubb Patroller BG4539 19??
Picture added on 19 January 2007
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Already been decomissioned from service.In 1999 i used to drive along the Jalan Manggis where i found a house where the olm Brunei DCA fire appliance is kept.At that house i found the Chubb RIV and a Extending staircase vehicle (i don't know what the make).But now the house is gone along with the fire appliance.

Added by Bomba Boy on 20 January 2007.
The staircase unit could have been the Bedford/Pyrene one.

Added by Fire995 on 06 June 2007.
yep you are right. I just know who built the appliance by referring to your fleet list. Thanks a lot

Added by Bomba995 on 07 June 2007.
I used to drive one in at an Air Base in Saudi Arabia. Was a really nice truck.

Added by Dave on 30 November 2008.
Did this unit have the RRB81 engine then?

Added by John Stott on 01 December 2008.
Brunei DCA Fire Department still used this crash tender at their no.2 sub-station which provide fire cover for the hangars at the Brunei International Airport (BIA).

Added by Bomba Boy on 01 December 2008.
This vehicle has a rear mounted Detroit Diesel 8V92T 430 bhp engine

Added by Roger Mason on 03 May 2009.
Thanks Roger.

Added by John Stott on 03 May 2009.
Drove this and the Pathfinder at Jeddah Int Airport in early 80, s

Added by Ken Howard on 15 February 2013.
I am a airport fire officer in sri lanka.we got this type of 03 fire vehicles on year 1981.we still use 02 vehicle as air craft crash tenders

Added by Sarath Wijaya Bandara on 15 October 2014.
I drove this and the Pathfinder at KAIA Airport in the early 70, s at station 6 and Airside for Dallah Fasco JV

Added by Ken Howard on 08 September 2015.
Worked for Avco-Dallas at Jeddah airport maintaining the three Pathfinders three Patrollers and two Chubb R.I.Vs in the early 80s was threre when the Queen landed in Concorde , went to an emergency involving Turkish airlines 727 with me sitting astride the V16 engine on a Pathfinder ( long story)

Added by Mike Cobley , on 04 February 2019.
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