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Marine Warning: Live Firing Exercise in Gormanston D1 Air Range Next Week

22nd October 2022
File image of two of the Air Corps’ Pilatus PC-9s in formation
File image of two of the Air Corps’ Pilatus PC-9s in formation Credit: Defence Forces

The Department of Transport says it is advised that the Air Corps will conduct air-to-ground air firing exercises in the Gormanston D1 Air Range in Co Meath next Thursday 27 and Friday 28 October.

Live firing will take place on the Thursday between noon and 9pm and on the Friday between 11am and 4pm IST.

Marine Notice No 72 of 2022 says an Activation Notice (Danger Area D1 – Gormanston) will be issued.

The officer in charge of firing on each day will be fully briefed regarding communication between the firing point and the Air Traffic Control Centre at Dublin Airport. The Naval Service or Air Corps RHIB will enforce an exclusion zone.

Contact details are available in Marine Notice No 72 of 2022, attached below.


Published in Marine Warning Team

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