Sherpa 6×6

Modular solution

Sherpa 6×6

Modular solution

In order to meet the needs of category 3 to 10 airports, we have designed Sherpa, a modular truck that features a range of innovative airport firefighting solutions.
The product features proven Sides firefighting equipment, mounted on a simple and robust chassis.

We have adapted our Sherpa vehicle to meet the needs of a range of airport and rescue firefighting environments, from Europe and Africa to Australia, with excellent reliability on all fronts.

Chassis and cabHide
Emissions EURO 3 to EURO 5
Speed > 115 km/h
Acceleration 0-80 km/h beyond ICAO requirement
Cab Seats up to 4 crew

Operating dashboard in cab for direct control of the hydraulic system, pumping and proportioning system and fire appliances
Extinguishing capacityHide
Water tank Up to 10,000 l
Powder unit 250 kg (other capacities available on request)
Pumping and proportioning systemHide
Type Sides SB 10.6000 / front locker
Transmission Direct transmission through PTO system
Pump flow rate 6,000 l/min at 10 bar
Proportioning system Around the pump
Roof monitorHide
Type Sides SM 60
Flow rate Up to 5000 l/min
Range Up to 85 m
Firefighting equipmentHide
Hose reel Fixed or pivoting Sides hose reel

30 m rigid hose, internal diameter 35

Electric rewinding

Dual flow attack nozzle
Portable foam nozzle LMP 500 type III (flow rate 450 l/min)
Vehicle self-protectionHide
Type Two foam sprays on the front

Four sprinklers on either side of the vehicle axles
Technical dataHide
Operating weight 26 T to 29 T
Dimensions (height x width) 4,050 x 2,550 mm
Length 10.1 m
Specific components
Sides manufactures all firefighting components for its vehicles in France. Order parts separately or as a kit, either as part of your maintenance contract or our Sides Service.