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Mission 69 - 2019

The purpose of Mission 69 was to travel to four regions – Entre Rios and Santa Fe in North East Argentina and the Mendoza and San Luis region of North West Argentina and continue training and support to the foundacion Bomberos Ayudemos A Servir.

The mission would require the team to split up into two pairs in each of the two regions.

Gary Johnstone Dundee Airport Fire & Rescue Service/Scottish Fire & Rescue Service RDS (Team 1)

John Greenfield – Hart Medical Services (Team 1)

Bert Stewart – Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (rtd) (Team 2)

Tom Bell– Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (Team 2)

Team 1 carried out training on two subjects:- Water Rescue and Trauma Care.

Team 2 carried out training on three subjects:- Road Traffic Collision Training, Breathing Apparatus/Firefighting and Incident Command.

  

Mission 66 - 2018

The purpose of Mission 66 was to travel to two regions – Entre Rios in North East Argentina and the San Luis region of North West Argentina and continue training and support to the foundacion Bomberos Ayudemos A Servir.

The mission would require the team to split up into two pairs in each of the two regions.

Gary Johnstone Dundee Airport Fire & Rescue Service/Scottish Fire & Rescue Service RDS (Team 1)

Tom Bell– Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (Team 1)

Sandy Gillespie - Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (Team 2)

Bert Stewart – Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (Rtd) (Team 2)

Training was requested on three main subjects:- Road Traffic Collision Training, Breathing Apparatus/Firefighting and Incident Command.  With other ad hoc training as required.

  

Mission 62 - 2017

The purpose of Mission 62 was to travel to the San Luis region of North West Argentina and continue training and support to the foundacion Bomberos Ayudemos A Servir.

The mission would be based in two locations – Villa De Merlo and a second week at Potreros De Los Funes.

Training was requested on three main subjects:- Road Traffic Collision Training, Breathing Apparatus/Firefighting and Incident Command.

Gary Johnstone – Dundee Airport Fire & Rescue Service/Scottish Fire & Rescue

Andy Metcalfe – Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (Rtd)

Tom Bell – Fife Fire & Rescue Service (Rtd)

    

Mission 56 - 2015

Mission 56 travelled to Merlo and San Luis Argentina and carried out training in breathing apparatus, firefighting and road traffic collision. The mission also witnessed the distribution of donated fire PPE from Ballyclare that had been shipped.

Benjamin Walker

Jim Dave - States of Jersey Fire & Rescue Service

 

Mission 51 - 2014

Mark Bryce - Scottish Fire & Rescue Service

Benjamin Walker

Jim Dave - States of Jersey Fire & Rescue Service

 

Mission 42 - 2012

  

Mission 39

  

Mission 37

David Kay - Fife Fire & Rescue Service

  

Mission 34

David Kay - Fife Fire & Rescue Service

Gordon Stewart - Fife Fire & Rescue Service

   

Mission 33

   

Mission 29

  

Mission 28 - 2009

Mission 28 was a fact finding mission into Argentina by two instructors to assess a request to support the town of Villa General Guemes Argentina. The team delivered some equiment donated by the Junta Nacional in Paraguay and carried out some basic training.

David Kay - Fife Fire & Rescue Service

Gary Johnstone - Dundee Airport Fire & Rescue Service/Fife Fire & Rescue Service RDS