MFD operates 9 stations in the city and 1 Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) station at Midland International Air & Space Port (MAF). The MFD operates with 9 engines, 1 truck company, 3 squads, 1 Hazmat truck, 1 Hazmat trailer, 7 ambulances and 3 ARFF trucks. These units provide fire, Hazmat, vehicle extrication, technical rescue, swift water and emergency medical services (EMS) for the entire 902 square miles of Midland County.
MFD operates 7 front line ambulances across town. These units are all basic life support (BLS) with mobile intensive care unit (MICU) capabilities. All units are staffed by at least one certified paramedic. Every new hire is required to go through school and obtain their paramedic giving the MFD a well trained and certified crew on every ambulance. These crews respond to over 13,000 emergencies a year ranging from cardiac events, strokes, traumas and other medical emergencies.
MFD operates the ARFF station at Midland International Air and Space Port (MAF). MAF is Class C index airport with over 20 commercial flights a day, numerous general aviation flights and military flights as well. XCOR Aerospace will soon be flying out of MAF as well. Responding with 3 ARFF trucks, MFD's ARFF station has the capabilities to handle all potential aircraft emergencies and medical emergencies at the terminal. This response coverage allows the MAF to function as a full-service military fuel stop, which accommodates everything from T-37s and rotary wing aircraft to 117As and B-1Bs.