TITLE

FEMA Wants Info about Training for National Urban Search and Rescue Response

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;1/19/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is in search of capability statements from vendors that are able to provide functional training related to various technical aspects of the National Urban Search and Rescue Response System and its emergency search and rescue mission.
ACCESSION #
57464324

 

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