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# baldonnel - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

US military cargo plane lands at Dublin's Baldonnel airfield on 'technical stop'
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

US military cargo plane lands at Dublin's Baldonnel airfield on 'technical stop'

May 18th 2021, 5:05 PM 60,905 Views 50 Comments

The C17, which landed in Casement Aerodrome, Dublin, is the latest US military aircraft spotted in Ireland.

# baldonnel - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Two arrested after gun, ammunition and cannabis seized in Dublin
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

Two arrested after gun, ammunition and cannabis seized in Dublin

Apr 18th 2021, 2:52 PM 21,520 Views 17 Comments

The cannabis herb seized has an estimated street value of €40,000.

# baldonnel - Friday 11 December, 2020

Chemical exposure claims: Five years on from protected disclosures Air Corps whistleblowers still 'waiting for justice'
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

Chemical exposure claims: Five years on from protected disclosures Air Corps whistleblowers still 'waiting for justice'

Dec 11th 2020, 6:30 AM 15,738 Views 14 Comments

Gavin Tobin claims members of the Air Corps were exposed to dangerous chemicals.

# baldonnel - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Military police investigation launched after suspected cocaine discovered at Baldonnel Airfield
# Investigation
# Investigation

Military police investigation launched after suspected cocaine discovered at Baldonnel Airfield

Mar 31st 2020, 1:05 PM 51,614 Views 28 Comments

The Defence Forces confirmed that an investigation has been launched.

# baldonnel - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Calls for investigation as gardaí alerted to alleged smuggling at Baldonnel Airfield
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

Calls for investigation as gardaí alerted to alleged smuggling at Baldonnel Airfield

Jul 13th 2019, 12:05 AM 61,953 Views 55 Comments

Sinn Féín’s defence spokesperson Aengus Ó Snodaigh told TheJournal.ie that he will be raising this issue with the Taoiseach as a matter of urgency.

# baldonnel - Monday 21 January, 2019

Air Corps whistleblower claims death toll from chemical-linked illnesses surpasses 72
# Whistleblowers
# Whistleblowers

Air Corps whistleblower claims death toll from chemical-linked illnesses surpasses 72

Jan 21st 2019, 12:05 AM 31,220 Views 29 Comments

Chronic fatigue, depression and anxiety are just some of the conditions the whistleblower has been living with for over a decade.

# baldonnel - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Suicide, cancer and organ failure - today we list all the alleged victims of the Air Corps chemical scandal
# Chemical Scandal
# Chemical Scandal

Suicide, cancer and organ failure - today we list all the alleged victims of the Air Corps chemical scandal

Oct 31st 2017, 12:05 AM 49,114 Views 75 Comments

The average age of the dead is 50.

# baldonnel - Friday 19 May, 2017

Air Corps controversy: Minister says reports on toxicity at Baldonnel 'can't be found'
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Air Corps controversy: Minister says reports on toxicity at Baldonnel 'can't be found'

May 19th 2017, 12:05 AM 16,842 Views 29 Comments

At least six people are taking action against the State for alleged exposure to chemicals whilst in the Air Corps.

# baldonnel - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Two men suing State over Air Corps chemical exposure say they have developed cancer
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Two men suing State over Air Corps chemical exposure say they have developed cancer

May 16th 2017, 12:05 AM 21,352 Views 28 Comments

The men are two of six alleging that exposure to chemicals has made them seriously ill.

# baldonnel - Monday 22 June, 2015

Government jet makes emergency landing with Taoiseach on board
# Baldonnel
# Baldonnel

Government jet makes emergency landing with Taoiseach on board

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:08 PM 34,948 Views 94 Comments

The plane made the stop due to technical issues.

# baldonnel - Friday 11 April, 2014

"Both sides emphasised a very honest version of the past." President Higgins returns home after UK visit
# State Visit
# State Visit

"Both sides emphasised a very honest version of the past." President Higgins returns home after UK visit

Apr 11th 2014, 7:15 PM 16,327 Views 43 Comments

The President’ plane touched down in Baldonnel shortly after 6pm this evening.

# baldonnel - Monday 20 May, 2013

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free
# Pigeons
# Pigeons

Pigeon v Plane: The costly battle to keep the airspace bird-free

May 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 13,504 Views 17 Comments

A recent incident involving pigeons which forced an Aer Lingus plane to abandon its flight to London has highlighted the measures Dublin Airport takes to keep the skies around the runway bird-free.

# baldonnel - Friday 16 September, 2011

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery
# Meadhbh McGivern
# Meadhbh McGivern

Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery

Sep 16th 2011, 9:18 AM 717 Views 4 Comments

The Leitrim teenager was flown to London in the government Lear jet on Wednesday night after a donor organ became available.