# navy - Saturday 15 August, 2015
The boat which was intercepted off the Italian coast was carrying around 300 people.
# navy - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
It’s believed that up to 600 people were on board the stricken vessel.
# navy - Saturday 7 March, 2015
Interested? You’ve three weeks to get an application in.
# navy - Friday 20 February, 2015
Ireland donated the former LÉ Aoife to help tackle the refugee crisis in the Mediterranean. But the gesture’s getting a mixed response from the Maltese.
# navy - Thursday 19 February, 2015
It’s all in a good cause, mind.
# navy - Sunday 1 February, 2015
LÉ Aoife navy ship, which has been in service for the last 35 years, was decommissioned yesterday.
# navy - Thursday 22 January, 2015
The man fell into the river early Sunday morning when he was walking with friends.
# navy - Friday 2 January, 2015
It was all about Ireland’s neutrality, you see.
# navy - Saturday 29 November, 2014
The DF has recently encouraged more women to join its ranks.
# navy - Friday 28 November, 2014
They’re just on exercises according to the Russian military.
# navy - Thursday 23 October, 2014
Compulsory random testing was introduced in 2003.
# navy - Friday 17 October, 2014
Hunter Biden said he deeply regretted and was embarrassed that his actions led to this.
# navy - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
The drugs were seized on a yacht off the Cork coast.
# navy - Monday 1 September, 2014
There’s no reason Ireland can’t become the home of college football in Europe.
# navy - Friday 29 August, 2014
Saturday’s game won’t be the first time Croke Pak has hosted an American football game.
# navy - Saturday 19 July, 2014
Army, Air Corps, and Naval Service members participated in the military guard in Dublin this afternoon.
# navy - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Two men were found standing on top of upturned craft, and brought back to shore for medical attention.
# navy - Monday 9 June, 2014
The Taoiseach has made the purchase in his role as Minister for Defence.
# navy - Friday 16 May, 2014
The ship was taken out of action for a period this week while items were inspected for asbestos.
# navy - Thursday 1 May, 2014
The operation is in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.
# navy - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
The LÉ Samuel Beckett will remain at Haulbowline until the middle of next month.
# navy - Friday 25 April, 2014
It was the biggest ever haul of heroin ever seized at sea.
# navy - Friday 18 April, 2014
# navy - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
A number of civilians are thought to have been involved in the incident as well.
# navy - Monday 14 April, 2014
There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.
# navy - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
Minister for Defence Alan Shatter said there are no plans to review the rule.
# navy - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
Kiev today reneged on a post-Soviet agreement to allow freedom of movement for Russians into Ukraine.
# navy - Friday 7 March, 2014
Minister Shatter made the announcement this afternoon.
# navy - Saturday 8 February, 2014
There are currently 264 vacancies in the force to fill, though Minister Shatter said “no specific weaknesses” have been brought to his attention.
# navy - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The stricken vessel is being towed by LÉ Aisling.
# navy - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
This detention is the twelfth made by the Naval Service this year following 901 boardings.
# navy - Saturday 12 October, 2013
The detention was in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.
# navy - Thursday 10 October, 2013
He died in a hospice from complications following a stroke.
# navy - Thursday 3 October, 2013
The body which represents members of the Defence Forces says that mandatory retirement will cost the State €1.5 million a year.
# navy - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The FBi said today that Aaron Alexis believed he was being controlled by low-frequency electromagnetic waves.
# navy - Tuesday 17 September, 2013
Thirteen people, including the shooter Aaron Alexis, were killed during the incident.
# navy - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
Complete with German/Scandinavian/Dutch swearing!
# navy - Sunday 18 August, 2013
Eighteen crewmen were on board the submarine when it exploded and sank, but the navy says some bodies may never be found because of the high temperature of the fire.
# navy - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
No signs of life have been found on board by divers who entered the vessel. A board of enquiry will investigate what happened.
# navy - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
The Naval Criminal Investigation Service has decided to send the case to a preliminary hearing.