Rescue 118 will remain at Sligo Airport

The cabinet has decided to retain four Search and Rescue helicopter bases, guaranteeing that Rescue 118 will continue to be based in Sligo.

The bases will be as before – Sligo, Shannon, Waterford and Cork.

The contract is currently out to tender, and there had been concerns when the initial documents specified ‘at least three’ bases.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Top Stories

Advertisement