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#Irish Air Corps

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'Everyone has been told to get a bag ready' - Shels defender on stand-by to be deployed by the Army

Aidan Friel is a member of the Irish Defence Forces while also playing League of Ireland football.

# irish-air-corps - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Over 40% of air ambulance missions completed at Galway Hospital last year

The Air Corps provides Emergency Aeromedical Support – a medical service for seriously ill patients – to the HSE.

# irish-air-corps - Friday 10 March, 2017

The other whistleblowers: Looking at the human cost of the Air Corps chemical scandal Exclusive

More Air Corps members are expected to launch legal action against the State.

# irish-air-corps - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

The Irish Air Corps captured these great aerial images of Dublin today

The capital was looking well.

# irish-air-corps - Monday 14 September, 2015

PHOTOS: Irish Air Corps spot whales off Galway coast Clifden This post contains images

PHOTOS: Irish Air Corps spot whales off Galway coast

Not a bad day at the office.

# irish-air-corps - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Romantic marriage proposal kicks off Bray Air Display

An estimated 80,000 people are expected to turn up at Bray seafront this afternoon.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Varadkar refuses to rule out privatisation of air ambulance

Since 2012, the Irish Air Corps have helped sick people travel to hospital from all over the country.

# irish-air-corps - Monday 30 March, 2015

That broken government jet has FINALLY been sold off

The Gulfstream IV had been out of action since last summer.

# irish-air-corps - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish Air Corps has this nice tip for parents hoping to get a glimpse of Santa this evening Santa's Sleigh

Irish Air Corps has this nice tip for parents hoping to get a glimpse of Santa this evening

Important advice for any parents of little ones.

# irish-air-corps - Sunday 21 September, 2014

# irish-air-corps - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Irish Air Corps take stunning photos of Sligo from the air

They’ve done it again. The Irish Air Corps have captured more spectacular photographs of Ireland at its best.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 17 April, 2014

The Air Corps took these photographs of Dublin by air and they're stunning

It’s not bad looking, all the same.

# irish-air-corps - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Stunning photographs show Ireland from the air by the people with the best view

The Irish Air Corps’ maritime patrol crews have been taking photographs of how Ireland looks to them – and the results are amazing.

# irish-air-corps - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Chopped: GAA pitch will no longer be used as helicopter pad for Cork hospital Emergency Care This post contains videos

Chopped: GAA pitch will no longer be used as helicopter pad for Cork hospital

With no helipad at the only level-one trauma centre in the country, helicopters have been forced to land on sports pitches near to Cork University Hospital.

# irish-air-corps - Monday 24 December, 2012

In Pics: Ireland's Defence Forces in 2012 Defence Forces This post contains images

In Pics: Ireland's Defence Forces in 2012

Our Defence Forces had a busy year. Here are some of the great pictures they took during it.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Government to sell 32-year-old plane... which might not fly any more

The government is seeking tenders to sell off a Beechcraft Super King Air 200 – with “no warranty” on its condition.

# irish-air-corps - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland

The teenager whose case sparked controversy earlier this summer when she missed out on a life-saving liver transplant is now recovering from the op in a Dublin hospital.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Irish Air Corps suspends six helicopters after Brazilian crash

Four people were killed in a crash involved an AW 139 off the coast of Brazil last Friday, prompting the manufacturer to issue a precautionary notice about the aircraft.

# irish-air-corps - Monday 4 July, 2011

Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op

Confusion still surrounds sequence of events that left 14-year-old patient without timely transportation to London for liver transplant surgery on Saturday.

# irish-air-corps - Friday 25 February, 2011

Some Irish nationals evacuated from Libya but 27 still remain

The consular assistance team that had been on the ground in Tripoli has now left the country for the night.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Irish Air Corps to make second attempt to evacuate Irish people in Libya

The Department of Foreign Affairs will attempt to put a crisis management team including the Irish Ambassador to Italy on the ground in Tripoli today.

# irish-air-corps - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Two Irish citizens amongst 75 people who died in New Zealand earthquake; first votes cast and – golly gosh! – new Enid Blyton novel is discovered.

# irish-air-corps - Thursday 23 December, 2010

Air Corps flies sick child to London on government jet

At least those who need it most are getting off the ground – the Air Corps runs two air ambulances within an hour.