Tuesday, 25 June 2019

Questions (104)

Clare Daly

Question:

104. Deputy Clare Daly asked the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the number of aircraft technicians in the helicopter wing of the Air Corps in 2017, 2018 and to date in 2019; and the number that left during same period. [26706/19]

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Written answers (Question to Defence)

The following table, provided by the military authorities, sets out the number of aircraft technicians in No 3 Operations Wing:

Year

Date

Strength

2017

31/12/2017

47

2018

31/12/2018

43

2019

20/06/2019

45

The military authorities have also confirmed that a total of 13 Aircraft Technicians discharged from No 3 Operations Wing between 1st January 2017 and 20th June 2019.