Began life as the Army Support Squadron in 1960 ? Primarily an Army Support unit with Alouette IIIs based at Baldonnel (EIME) and split into A and B Flights. Provides a detatchment at Finner Camp (EIFR) and a detatchment at Muineachán (Monaghan) Camp.
Alouette III fleet being replace with EC-135s from Nov 2005
Construction Numbers (Not all in this unit)
|C/N||Version||Built||In this Org||In other Org|
|1151||se3160||1963|| 195: ex F-WJDH. Delivered 25 Nov 1963 as 195. |
195: Dec 1979, noted under rebuild at Baldonnel, following an earlier accident.+
195: wfu 21 Sep 2007, stored Baldonnel, for IAC Museum.
|1153||se3160||1963|| 196: ex F-WKQB. Delivered 25 Nov 1963 as 196. |
196: 10Jun 1970 visited Musgrave Park Hospital
196: Retired from service and stored at Baldonnel by Mar 2008.
|1194||se3160||1964|| 197: Delivered 15 May 1964 as 197. Retired from service and stored at Baldonnel+ |
|1973||sa316b||1972|| 202: Delivered 24 Mar 1972 as 202. Crash landing 1996 badly damaged, under repa+ |
202: Arrived at Ulster Aviation Society museum Long Kesh on 27 May 2009.
202: pictured preserved at the Ulster Aviation Society at Long Kesh airfield, +
|1983||sa316b||1972|| 211: Delivered 4 Feb 1973 as 211. Noted wfu at Baldonnel Aug 2005. Retired from+ |
|1984||sa316b||1973|| 212: Irish Air Corps d/d 29mar73, test serial F-WMHH; wfu and stored at Baldon+ |
212: IAC 302 Sq pictured in the static display at Yeovilton Air Day
|2116||sa316b||1973|| 213: Irish Air Corps d/d 16dec73 as 213;
Aug05 noted wfu at Baldonnel;
retired + |
213: pictured at Baldonnel
|2122||sa316b||1974|| 214: Delivered 25 Mar 1974 as 214. |
214: pictured as IAC 302 Sq in the static display at RNAS Yeovilton
214: Retired from service Sep 2007 and stored at Baldonnel by Mar 2008. Disman+
|0425||ec135p2||2005|| 270: EC.135P-2 ex D-HECB. dd 3 Nov 2005 to 301 Sq at Baldonnel. |
270: IAC 301 Sq pictured in the static display at Yeovilton Air Day
270: , 302 Sq IAC, in the static display at RNAS Yeovilton 2019
| D-HECB: Eurocopter; toward 270 |
|0431||ec135p2||2005|| 271: EC.135P-2 ex D-HECF. dd 3 Nov 2005 to 301 Sq at Baldonnel. |
271: 06oct11 pictured at RAF Northolt
271: pictured (pic2) at RAF Cosford Air Show
271: overflew Hornchurch NW bound