ireland Casement

Baldonnel, Leinster

6.3336EIWT Weston, Leinster
10.6 51 Phoenix Park, Leinster
16.9 72 Dublin Port, Leinster
18.8 40EIDW Dublin, Leinster
26.1114 Bray, Leinster
27.2 74 Baily, Leinster

53 18 N - 6 27 W
2nm NE of Rathcoole
Elevation: 319 feet

Baldonnel / Casement is home to most of the Irish Air Corps fixed- and rotary-wing fleet. It has two main runways (W-E and SW-NE, max 1829 metres) with the main apron on the north side. Hangars range from ex-RFC/RAF days pre-1922, right up to modern buildings. The base is enclosed by the N7, R405 and the R120 roads, north of Saggart and east of Newcastle.

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YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
1960/now302 squadronec135 2005/now
alouette iii 1963/07
? to ?301 squadronAW139 2006/now
SA365F Dauphin 2 ? to ?
s-61 H-3 ? to ?
? to ?303 squadronSA342L Gazelle 1979/06
? to ?106 squadronAS355 Ecureuil 2 1997/now

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1983-may-20 SA316B Alouette III213
1993-jul-11 S-61N Mk.IIEI-BHO
1993-jul-11 SA342L Gazelle237
1996-jul-23 SA365F Dauphin 2245
1997-jul-06 Aer Chór na hÉireannSA316B Alouette III213
1997-jul-06 SA365F Dauphin 2244
1997-jul-06 SA365F Dauphin 2245
2000-mar-24 SA365F Dauphin 2244
2000-jun-18 AS355 Ecureuil 2255
2000-jun-18 Merlin HM.1ZH843
2002-jun-06 SA342L Gazelle241
2003-feb-01 EC135T1256
2004-jan-21 SA316B Alouette III213
2004-jan-29 EC135T1256
2005-dec-01 SA342L Gazelle241
2006-aug-21 EC135P2270
2006-aug-21 EC135P2271
2006-sep-05 EC135T1256
2006-sep-05 SA316B Alouette III213
2006-nov-26 ab139274
2007-may-23 AW139276
2007-sep-21 SA316B Alouette III214
2008 Aer Chór na hÉireannab139274
2008-jan-30 ab139274
2008-mar StoredAer Chór na hÉireannSA316B Alouette III214
2008-aug-27 AW139276
2008-sep-11 AW139278
2009-apr-15 EC135T2272
2010-jun-04 AW139275
2010-jul-23 ab139274
2011-apr-28 AW139275
2011-apr-28 EC135T1256

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