Kirtland AFB Fire Department assist Albuquerque Fire Rescue and Bernalillo County Fire Department

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  • By Sheridan Fidelman-Pallicer
  • 377th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

A Fire at a New Mexico recycling plant prompted the Kirtland Air Force Base Fire Department to assist the Albuquerque Fire Rescue team and the Bernalillo County Fire Department in Albuquerque, N.M., Aug. 8, 2023. Damian Furtman (left) and Kelly Wild (right) from the Kirtland AFB Fire Department are seen engaging in the firefighting efforts to extinguish the flames. Due to the joint operations effort, the fire was quickly contained and no injuries were reported.