Léim ar aghaidh chuig an bpríomhábhar

Foreign Military Personnel.

Dáil Éireann Debate, Thursday - 13 May 2004

Thursday, 13 May 2004

Ceisteanna (95)

Aengus Ó Snodaigh


95 Aengus Ó Snodaigh asked the Minister for Defence if the facilities at Baldonnel Airport were made available to foreign military personnel during the weekend of 30 April to 3 May 2004; and if so, the forces to which they were made available. [14047/04]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Defence)

A total of ten foreign aircraft from the following countries used Casement Aerodrome during the period 30 April 2004 to 3 May 2004: the United Kingdom, Austria, Denmark, Slovenia, Turkey, Finland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Sweden. All aircraft carried delegations attending the EU ceremonies on 1 May 2004. Four of these aircraft were military aircraft, namely, those of the United Kingdom, Austria, Denmark and Slovenia.