Lough Dan, County Wicklow.
In anticipation of
major arson a dry Summer, Wicklow Fire Chief Aiden Dempsey (top) launches the Joint Wildfire Fire-Fighting Exercise Between Irish Air Corps and Wicklow Fire Service.
In 2018, the Irish Corps dropped nearly 1 million litres of water on wildfires.
Saturday’s Times ireland Edition
Joe Cluxton writes:
4 French planes did a flyover at the U2 concert with green white and orange contrails . Everyone keeps saying it was Irish Air Force. It wasn’t….
French acrobatic flyover during Saturday’s U2 concert
Irish Air Corp flyover during Bray Air Display yesterday
Aircraft from the Irish Air Corps fly over O’Connell Street, Dublin, during the Easter 1916 Rising commemoration on Sunday.
A fifth plane was getting its NCT.
Kidding. It stalled during take off.
(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)