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Comparing the Striker® ARFF 4x4, 6x6, and 8x8: What Are the Key Differences and Similarities?

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on June 5, 2024
Striker® ARFF vehicles are vital assets in airport firefighting. With three different model sizes, every airport can find the perfect Striker ARFF for its operational needs. Below, we walk you ...
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The 5 Most Important Aspects of ARFF New Vehicle Inspection

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on February 28, 2024
For firefighters, seeing their ARFF unit for the first time is arguably one of the most exciting times in the process of getting a new truck. Here at Oshkosh Airport Products, customer vehicle ...
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5 Ways to Optimize ARFF Vehicle Maintenance

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on January 30, 2024
ARFF vehicles play a pivotal role in fighting aircraft fires. The best way to ensure your ARFF vehicle always operates at peak performance is through proper maintenance. Below, we highlight five ways ...
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The Evolution of the Striker® ARFF: Oshkosh’s Journey to Excellence in Airport Fire Rescue

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on January 25, 2024
When the Oshkosh® MB-5 was produced in the late 1960s for the U.S. Navy, Oshkosh began on its path to becoming a global leader in the aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) industry. Ever since, ...
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Top 4 Reasons the HRET is a Game-Changing Feature on ARFF Vehicles

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on January 8, 2024
The high reach extendable turret, also known as the HRET in the firefighting industry, provides ARFF firefighters with countless benefits to enhance any aircraft rescue and emergency response ...
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Oshkosh Striker Production: A Visit to Oshkosh Airport Products

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on August 17, 2023
Ready to purchase a new ARFF truck? Learn about the Oshkosh Striker and what to expect from a visit to the Oshkosh facility.
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ARFF Vehicle Turrets for Fire Suppression

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on July 12, 2023
Fire suppression techniques have progressed substantially over time since the birth of Oshkosh® ARFF vehicles. Oshkosh technology has always been a catalyst for continuous improvement and outstanding ...
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ARFF Foam Testing and Environmental Impact

Posted by Oshkosh Airport Products on March 13, 2023
Innovation has been the driving force behind Oshkosh Airport Products and the technology exclusively engineered for our aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) vehicles. The continual evolution of ...
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About Oshkosh Airport Products

Oshkosh Airport Products, a division of Pierce Manufacturing Inc., a subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), is a designer and builder of industry-leading airport firefighting vehicles. Its flagship Striker® Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles are known for their durability and superior performance and sold throughout the world. For more information, visit

About Oshkosh Corporation

At Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK), we make innovative, mission-critical equipment to help everyday heroes advance communities around the world. Headquartered in Wisconsin, Oshkosh Corporation employs approximately 17,000 team members worldwide, all united behind a common purpose: to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh products can be found in more than 150 countries under the brands of JLG®, Hinowa, Power Towers, Pierce®, MAXIMETAL, Oshkosh® Defense, McNeilus®, IMT®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™ Communications, Oshkosh® Airport Products, Oshkosh AeroTech™ and Pratt Miller. For more information, visit

®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

Forward Looking Statements

This news release contains statements that the Company believes to be “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements other than statements of historical fact, including, without limitation, statements regarding the Company’s future financial position, business strategy, targets, projected sales, costs, earnings, capital expenditures, debt levels and cash flows, and plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements. When used in this news release, words such as “may,” “will,” “expect,” “intend,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “should,” “project” or “plan” or the negative thereof or variations thereon or similar terminology are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other factors, some of which are beyond the Company’s control, which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These factors include the Company's ability to successfully integrate the AeroTech acquisition and to realize the anticipated benefits associated with the same; the risks associated with international operations and sales, including compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act;  the Company’s ability to comply with complex laws and regulations applicable to U.S. government contractors; cybersecurity risks and costs of defending against, mitigating and responding to data security threats and breaches impacting the Company; the Company’s ability to successfully identify, complete and integrate other acquisitions and to realize the anticipated benefits associated with the same; and risks related to the Company’s ability to successfully execute on its strategic road map and meet its long-term financial goals. Additional information concerning these and other factors is contained in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this news release. The Company assumes no obligation, and disclaims any obligation, to update information contained in this news release. Investors should be aware that the Company may not update such information until the Company’s next quarterly earnings conference call, if at all.

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