The handle in the cockpit pulled at the first indication of fire. A number of actions take place simultaneously upon pulling this handle: the generators disconnect from the electrical system, the fuel and hydraulic supplies to the engine shut off, the bleed valve closes, and the fire extinguishers operate. Also called a fire pull handle.

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