James C. Lary, AMF

James C. Lary, AMFTitle: ARFF Chief, Midland International Air & Space Port

Company: Midland Fire Department

Location: Midland, Texas, United States




  • Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) Working Group (2006-present)
  • American Association of Airport Executives (2019-present)
  • International Association of Fire Fighters (2004-present)
  • Midland College
  • National Fire Academy
  • Odessa College
  • The University of Texas Permian Basin


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2022)
  • Author, Article for ARFF Working Group News, The ARFF Transition (2022)
  • Citation for rescuing a man on an aircraft who experienced cardiac arrest (2012)
  • Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) Class Graduate (2001)
  • Citation for rescuing an unconscious man at a high school football game (1998)
  • Citation for rescuing a man out of a swimming pool (1996)

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