This Firefly hovercraft is used by Avon Fire and Rescue Service. based at Weston-super-Mare fire station. It is designed for use along the shoreline between Brean Down and Sand Bay.
The craft is piloted from the front whilst at the rear there are three dedicated seats fro additional crew members.
The rear view of the hovercraft showing the rudders which provide the directional control.
As well as being fitted with blue lights there are a number of search lights which can be used during night time rescues.
WX57 TKA This Nissan Navara is used to tow the hovercraft by trailer should it be required at an inland incident such as a flood.
The rear view showing the over sized trailer.