Indianapolis Fire Department
Retired Rigs

Stations 16 - 18

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Engine 16 - 1967 Maxim S Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal

Engine 16 - 1967 Maxim S Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal
1978 Duane Troxel photo

 
Engine 16 - 1969 Maxim F Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal

Engine 16 - 1969 Maxim F Pumper - 1500gpm/500gal
Photo by Bruce Neal

 
Engine 17 - 1961 Maxim F Pumper - 1250gpm/500gal

Engine 17 - 1961 Maxim F Pumper - 1250gpm/500gal
Photo by Bruce Neal

 
Engine 17 - 1969 Maxim F Pumper #2742 1000gpm/500gal

Engine 17 - 1969 Maxim F Pumper #2742 1000gpm/500gal
In 1969 the last Maxims Indianapolis purchased were a total of 13 Maxim F model 1500gpm/500gal pumpers. Engine 3 was
delivered in 1970 and was considered a 1970 model. They carried Maxim #'s 2733 -2743. (#2741 was delivered in 1970)
1978 Duane Troxel photo

 
Aerial 17 - 1956 Maxim/Magirus 100' Mid-mount Ladder - IFD Shop #2370, Maxim #2037

Aerial 17 - 1956 Maxim/Magirus 100' Mid-mount Ladder - IFD Shop #2370, Maxim #2037
Delivered on April 19, 1956, Aerial 17 was one of two 1956 Maxim Mid-mount Ladder
1978 Photo by Duane Troxel

 
Truck 17 - 1958 Maxim S/IFD Shops City Service Truck

Truck 17 - 1958 Maxim S/IFD Shops City Service Truck

 
Aerial 18 - 1952 Maxim 75-foot Aerial #1787

Aerial 18 - 1952 Maxim 75-foot Aerial #1787
1978 photo by Duane Troxel

 
Engine 18 - 1994 Pierce Lance -1500gpm/500gal/40gal foam

Former Engine 18 - 1998 Pierce Lance Pumper (#EB538-01) - 2000gpm/500gal/40F
This rig previously served as Engine 31 before being reassigned to the 18's.

 
Squad 18 - 1994 Freightliner FL-70
Former Squad 18 - 1994 Freightliner FL-70
Along with Squads 5 and 29, Squad 18 was decommissioned in January 2006 as part of an IFD reorganization.
Engine 18 now responds to all medical and rescue calls.
 
 
 
 

Special Thanks to Steve Skaar from Firepics.net for providing these great pictures from Duane Troxel, as well as his
own slide collection from years past!

 

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