TITLE

RISING STAR

AUTHOR(S)
Page, Douglas
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of global positioning system (GPS)-based rapid deployment, in-building personnel geo-location and tracking system for use by fire fighters on the fireground. Issue of GPS accuracy on standard commercial GPS devices; Various application of GPS in different fire departments in the U.S.; Role of GPS in mapping the perimeters of wildfires. INSET: WHAT, WHY, HOW.
ACCESSION #
11793959

 

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