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FDNY Rescue 1 Heavy Rescue

Rescue Company 1 (FDNY Rescue 1) was organized March 8, 1915 and is one of five specialized Rescue Companies of the New York City Fire Department.

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Rescue Company 1 (FDNY Rescue 1) was organized March 8, 1915 and is one of five specialized Rescue Companies of the New York City Fire Department. The rig is a 2011 Ferrara Ultra Rescue Truck with the company motto of “OUTSTANDING! on the bumper. All the photos below are from Kyle Wagman’s Flickr page.  His Flickr account is loaded with great photos!

Some big names in the fire service were detailed to Rescue 1 over the years. Several notable are Captain Robert Morris and Paul Hashagen. Paul write a book titled One Hundred Years of Valor: Rescue Company 1 New York City Fire Department Rescue 1915-2015 that covers over a century at Rescue 1.

Mike Smith, Absolute Rescue's Editor in Chief, is a veteran of the fire/rescue service in Michigan, who also works in the automotive industry as a designer. Have an idea of suggestion for the site? Contact Mike here

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• Detroit™ DD13® 525 hp engine
• Allison® 4500EVS transmission
• Onan Generator 30kW generator
• (2) Hannay cord reels
• 22-inch extended bumper
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• Warn® 15,000 lb. fixed front winch
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