The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
We use cookies to track visitor statistics and personalise adverts. This info is shared with Google. Only use the site if you agree to this. OK, I agree
Librapix Link

Fire Engines Photos

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
 
Carmichael MFV2 'Florian'
Fire Engine Photos
No: 28417   Contributor: Peter Mitrovitch   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: Carmichael   Country: United Kingdom
Carmichael MFV2 'Florian'

PB21AA is one of 10 MFV2s modified for overseas operations. This one was a recent delivery to RAF Northolt, June 2011.
Picture added on 22 June 2011 at 11:14
add commentComments:
Besides the paint job what modifications have been made?

Thanks.

Added by Monkey Boy The 3rd on 22 June 2011.
They have extra cooling fans, extra ventilation on the rear bodywork, new air filtration system, new radiator, hydraulic auto reversing engine fan (rather than belt driven), allows vehicle to operate at temperatures 10 degree C higher than a normal MFV2.

Added by Peter Mitrovitch on 24 June 2011.
The above MFV2 is no more, it caught FIRE!!!! while being driven from RAF Northolt to RAF Lyneham, blocking the M4 motorway yesterday, 28/7/11

Added by Annon on 29 July 2011.
Was this the fire in the tunnel on the M4?

Added by Dave Price on 30 July 2011.
No
M4 westbound carriageway, between junctions 13 (Chieveley) and 14 (Hungerford), just before 8.30pm.

Added by Paul Palmer on 30 July 2011.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments

Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.
 

Carmichael

L820WGA Carmichael Cobra, Duxford frontL820WGA Carmichael Cobra, DuxfordARFF Accra Carmichael Cobra 2 at Prestwick AirportCarmichael Cobra 2 at Prestwick AirportH919DOR, Carmichael Cobra 6x6 foam tenderThe new Cobra 3Carmichael Cobra 2 at Edinburgh AirportCarmichael Cobra II at Edinburgh AirportCarmichael Cobra
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Transport Models