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Q: What's the difference between Fire Trucks and Fire Engines?
Truck 2, Engine 2
A: Fire trucks are equipped with very large ladders that extend from the truck but do not come off. Key components of a fire truck include:
Fire engines, or pumpers, carry hose, tools, and pump water. The engine can also carry ladders, but they are set up by the fire fighters and can be carried around. Key components of a fire engine include: