4000L, 4WD General Purpose Appliance
A 44 appliance (pronounced as 'four - four appliance'), carries around 4000 litres of water and has 4 wheel drive capability.
This type of appliance is the newest addition in the CFS fleet.
A 44 appliance is suitable for all terrain conditions and is suitable for combating rural incidents. It carries a basic set of equipment.
A 44 will carry a basic set of equipment, which may include:
Additonal equipment may be carried, depending on individual brigade requirements. Equipment carried may include:
Please Note: The above information is provided as an example of a typical appliance of this type. Actual equipment and configuration of appliances may vary to suit requirements of the station to which it belongs.