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Air Corps

The role of the Air Corps under the Defence Act is to contribute to the security of the State by providing for the Military Air Defence of its airspace. However in times of peace it is more usual for the Air Corps to fulfil the roles assigned by Government through the deployment of a well motivated and effective Air Corps.

About the Air Corps

The men and women who serve in the Air Corps, are making a unique and significant contribution to fulfilling the roles, both primary and secondary as assigned by government

Roles of the Air Corps

In times of peace it is more usual for the Air Corps to fulfil the roles assigned by Government through the deployment of a well motivated and effective Air Corps.

GOC Air Corps

General Officer Commanding (GOC) The Air Corps - Brigadier Seán Clancy

Air Corps College

The Air Corps College is main training unit within the Air Corps. The college is sub divided into three separate schools, Flying Training School (FTS), Technical Training School (TTS) and Military Training & Survival School (MTSS)

The Fleet

The Air Corps currently operates a variety of fixed wing aircraft and rotary wing aircraft along with two simulators; a PC-9M and a multi-crew trainer