Showcase: Tractor-Drawn Aerial Winds Way to Atlanta


  • Unit Type: Aerial Ladder
  • Year: 2013
  • Manufacturer: KME Fire Apparatus
  • Chassis Manufacturer:
  • Model: KME Predator Severe Service
  • Engine: Cummins ISX 12 500 hp
  • Transmission: Allison 4500 EVSR 6 speed
  • Pump: NA
  • Tank: NA
  • Generator: Harrison 10,000-watt PTO/hydraulic
  • Aerial: Tractor Drawn 101-foot with pre-piped waterway
  • Location: GA

A 101-foot tractor-drawn aerial, built by KME, is now in service with the Atlanta Fire Department. The apparatus is pulled by a KME Predator cab and chassis with a 16-inch front bumper extension and has a 100-inch cab with seating for six occupants.

Other features include a Warn 1,500-pound electric winch mounted to the front bumper extension, Whelen and FRC lighting packages, a Hannay electric cord reel, a Will-Burt NightScan 9,000-watt light tower and photolumenscient rung covers on the ladder.