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Conor Ryan and Sam Corcoran play football on Portmarnock beach, Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

This bank holiday Monday is expected to be the hottest day of the year so far with a maximum temperature of 27 degrees Celsius forecast for Connacht a(...)

Paddlers and swimmers take to the water at Seapoint in Dublin during the fine weather. Photograph: Alan Betson

Gardaí were forced to disperse crowds at a number of beauty spots over the weekend as large numbers gathered in coastal areas to enjoyed the sunshine.(...)

Firefighters are tackling a blaze just 500 metres away from an explosives factory. Photograph: Maria Khlystunova/via AP

Firefighters are tackling a blaze just 500 metres away from an explosives factory in Co Kildare. Units from Kildare County Council fire services and (...)

An Air Corp AW139 helicopter. The fleet will not be grounded as it not is believed the incident was  due to a ‘significant mechanical defect’. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

The Irish Air Corps has said it will not ground its fleet of six Agusta Westland AW139 helicopters after the door of one fell off mid-flight on Thursd(...)

An Aer Lingus regional service landing at Donegal Airport at Carrickfinn, Kincasslagh. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Stobart Group confirmed on Monday that it has bought more than 78 per cent of Stobart Air, the airline that operates the Aer Lingus regional service. (...)

Irish Community Rapid Response will honour its commitment to provide cover for the Irish Air Corps service operating from Athlone despite funding issues. File Photograph: Don MacMonagle/PA

Irish Community Rapid Response will honour its commitment to provide cover for the Irish Air Corps service operating from Athlone despite funding issu(...)

If and when Air Corps personnel decide to leave the forces, “they are much sought-after both as commercial pilots and by aircraft leasing companies”. Photograph: iStock

For a young person starting out, one of the best ways to earn as you learn in aviation is to get accepted into the Air Corps, which combines a high-oc(...)

Lisa Smith left Ireland several years ago, travelling first to Tunisia and then to Syria where she joined up with Islamic State. File photograph: BBC/Screengrab

Irish Islamic State supporter Lisa Smith has been interrogated by Turkish security services and will be deported in the near future, according to Turk(...)

Drones are an obvious threat to passenger aircraft because of the damage they could do to engines. File photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

There has been nothing like the Gatwick experience involving drones around Irish airports but, as with other countries around the world, increasing us(...)

Recent gorse fires at Bray Head have exposed a Second World War era Éire sign that had been covered up for more than 70 years.

Recent gorse fires at Bray Head have exposed a Second World War era Éire sign that had been covered up for more than 70 years. A Garda Air Support Un(...)

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