Members of the fire company apparatus committee received word late on Thursday, March 11, that Engine 131 will return earlier than expected from its rehab on Friday, March 12. It is expected to leave Virginia around 7:00 am and arrive sometime after noon.
Photos provided by Atlantic Emergency Solutions.
UPDATE - Engine 131 arrived safely from Virginia on Friday, March 12. Members detected a large scratch on one compartment door panel that probably happened while in transit. That door was removed and returned for repair.
The apparatus committee and members started replacing equipment on the engine as they worked on returning it to service.