MWAA Fire & Rescue Department

May 11, 2020 - 08:47 EDT
  Denise S. Pouget     Fire & EMS Chief  
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Operational Divisions

May 8, 2020 - 08:20 EDT
The Authority Fire & Rescue Department provides a wide range of services to the airports: Aircraft rescue firefighting Structural firefighting Emergency medical services (Basic and Advanced Life Support) Hazardous materials emergency response River rescue Fire prevention inspections Fire cause investigations Public fire education Citizen first aid CPR/AED training
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Permits

Jan 15, 2019 - 12:58 EST
Fire Code Enforcement Division Forms & Information *** 48 Hour Notice is Required for all Permit Requests*** *** Temporary Heating Permits will not be issued until a Temporary Heating Plan has been submitted and approved by the Airports Authority building officials. *** Fire Code Permit Applications
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Permits

May 22, 2017 - 16:42 EDT
Fire Code Enforcement Division Forms & Information *** 48 Hour Notice is Required for all Permit Requests*** *** Temporary Heating Permits will not be issued until a Temporary Heating Plan has been submitted and approved by the Airports Authority building officials. ***
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River Rescue

Jul 30, 2015 - 13:47 EDT
Gary McQuaide River Rescue Manager   John Porada River Rescue Specialist  
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Fire Chiefs Past and Present

Jul 30, 2015 - 13:13 EDT
January 2009 Gary Mesaris, Charles Shupienus, Donny Cherry, Steven Cooper, Elmer Tippett   Gary A. Mesaris 2007  
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Fire Department Apparatus

Jul 30, 2015 - 12:47 EDT
Airboat-382                                         1995    Alumtech 22’ Ambulance-304                                   2003    International/2004 PL Custom Battalion Chief-301                            2007    Ford E350 Van/Quigley/Odyssey
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Fire Stations

Jul 29, 2015 - 17:05 EDT
  Fire Station-301  Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Opened November 5, 2008 Offices of the DCA Deputy Fire Chief, DCA Shift Commander/Battalion Fire Chief and the DCA Captain-Safety & Training    
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Response Statistics

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:38 EDT
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History

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:25 EDT
HISTORY OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT AT WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT
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Public Education Programs

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:12 EDT
The Fire & Rescue Department offers free CPR/AED, First Aid and Fire Extinguisher Training Courses to members of the airport community. To schedule a CPR/AED or First Aid course at IAD, please email CPR-FirstAidIAD@mwaa.com  To schedule a CPR/AED or First Aid course at DCA, please email CPR-FirstAidDCA@mwaa.com Courses Offered Free of Charge
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Support Services

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:10 EDT
    The Captain-Safety & Logistics is responsible for all logistical needs for the department, including procurement and issue of uniforms, equipment, supplies and personal protective equipment.   Additional responsibilities include serving as the department’s Respiratory Protection Program Manager and the chair of all apparatus specification and procurement committees.
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Special Operations

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:07 EDT
  The Special Operations Division maintains training and incident response responsibility for special hazards, unique situations and unique modes of transportation.  This includes hazardous materials, weapons of mass destruction, AeroTrain automated people mover system, Metrorail commuter train system, area passenger and freight rail systems, bulk fuel facilities, area waterways and active shooter events.  Special Operations also coordinates security intelligence gathering and dissemination of potential threat information.
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Safety & Training

Jul 23, 2015 - 15:03 EDT
  Battalion Fire Chief - Safety & Training Jason Moore
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Emergency Medical Services Division

Jul 23, 2015 - 14:57 EDT
Richard Bonnett Battalion Chief of EMS
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Contact Fire & Rescue

Jul 23, 2015 - 14:48 EDT
  If you have an emergency, please call 9-1-1   For general inquiries and information, please call 703-417-1002 For concerns regarding an emergency medical services transport bill, please call the Quick Med Claims - EMS Billing Division.      1-866-996-0299 or email EMSPatientAssist@mwaa.com.
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Honor Guard

Jul 17, 2015 - 11:43 EDT
  MISSION
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Emergency Medical Services

Jul 17, 2015 - 10:58 EDT
  Richard Bonnett Battalion Fire Chief, EMS The Emergency Medical Services Division consists of a Battalion Chief and 6 EMS Captains. The Battalion Chief of EMS is assigned as part of the Fire Headquarters Staff and each airport has an EMS Captain assigned to each of the three 24 hour shifts.
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Fire & Rescue at Washington Dulles International Airport

Jul 16, 2015 - 14:49 EDT
  Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is located in Chantilly, VA on 12,000 acres of land and is twenty-six miles from downtown Washington, DC.
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Fire & Rescue at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

Jul 16, 2015 - 14:29 EDT
  Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) is located in Arlington, Virginia, just across the Potomac River from the Nation’s Capital. The Fire & Rescue Department operates out of Fire Station 301 which houses a battalion chief, EMS supervisor, 2 aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) units, engine and medic unit. Additional units crossed staffed are our mobile command post, hazardous materials unit and a medical care support unit.
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Fire Code Enforcement Division

Jul 2, 2015 - 11:00 EDT
The mission of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority’s Fire Code Enforcement Division is to prevent the inception of fire and hazardous conditions through timely and professional educational, enforcement, inspection, investigative and plans review efforts essential to the safety and wellbeing of all airport employees and the traveling public.
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Fire & Rescue Recruitment

Jul 2, 2015 - 10:47 EDT
To apply for Fire & Rescue positions, review the application process for Firefighter Trainee, Firefighter, and Firefighter Medic below on this page. To find out more about working for the Airports Authority, call our 24-hour Job Information Line at (703) 417-8366 and follow us on Twitter. Thank you for your interest in an Airports Authority career. Office of Human Resources Employment Department 1 Aviation Circle Washington, DC 20001-6000
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