Area Agencies Hold Mock Emergency Airfield Exercise at the Tri Cities Airport
This morning, the Tri Cities Airport held a multi agency emergency airfield execise.
Kids from Pasco and Chiawana High were bused from school to be the "injured" parties of a large commerical aircraft that "crashes" on runaway 30.
FAA regulations call for this exercise to be run every 3 years
Over 30 agencies, consisting of area Fire Fighters, Police Departments, Health Officials, and airport officials took part in the exercise.
They will be working on their procedures through Noon today.