Proposals to Modify NFPA ARFF Standards Due Nov. 25

The period to submit proposals to modify the 2009 editions of two National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) standards--NFPA 403, Standard for Aircraft Rescue Firefighting Services at Airports, and NFPA 412, Standard for Evaluating Aircraft Rescue and Fire-fighting Foam Equipment--ends on November 25, 2011.

Airports or individuals interested in submitting proposals regarding either standard can do so using this form.  Proposals can be submitted to NFPA via U.S. Mail, fax, or e-mail.  The contact information for all three submittal methods is provided at the bottom of the submittal form.  Proposals need to be received by 5:00 pm EST on November 25.

The NFPA ARFF Technical Committee is scheduled to review proposals during the week of January 31, 2012.  ACI-NA will be represented at that meeting by Charles Cinquemani from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

Please contact Chris Oswald ( if you have any questions.