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#Navy

# navy - Saturday 29 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s a gender breakdown of our army and navy Defence Forces

Here’s a gender breakdown of our army and navy

The DF has recently encouraged more women to join its ranks.

# navy - Friday 28 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There are four Russian warships in the English Channel, but it’s all grand War Games

There are four Russian warships in the English Channel, but it’s all grand

They’re just on exercises according to the Russian military.

# navy - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how many members of the Defence Forces have failed drug tests Not Many

Here’s how many members of the Defence Forces have failed drug tests

Compulsory random testing was introduced in 2003.

# navy - Friday 17 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Joe Biden’s son kicked out of US Navy over cocaine use Discharged

Joe Biden’s son kicked out of US Navy over cocaine use

Hunter Biden said he deeply regretted and was embarrassed that his actions led to this.

# navy - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie €80 million in cocaine seized off the Cork coast Seizure

€80 million in cocaine seized off the Cork coast

The drugs were seized on a yacht off the Cork coast.

# navy - Monday 1 September, 2014

Croke Park Classic has a bright future… with the right teams

There’s no reason Ireland can’t become the home of college football in Europe.

# navy - Friday 29 August, 2014

KitKats and leprechauns: Memories of the 1996 Croke Park American football game

Saturday’s game won’t be the first time Croke Pak has hosted an American football game.

# navy - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Lest we forget: Ceremony remembers Defence Force members who died in service In Remembrance

Lest we forget: Ceremony remembers Defence Force members who died in service

Army, Air Corps, and Naval Service members participated in the military guard in Dublin this afternoon.

# navy - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie LÉ Niamh comes to the aid of capsized boat in Cork Harbour Defence Forces

LÉ Niamh comes to the aid of capsized boat in Cork Harbour

Two men were found standing on top of upturned craft, and brought back to shore for medical attention.

# navy - Monday 9 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny has just ordered a new €54 million boat for the Navy We Bought A Boat

Enda Kenny has just ordered a new €54 million boat for the Navy

The Taoiseach has made the purchase in his role as Minister for Defence.

# navy - Friday 16 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Asbestos found on LÉ Aoife this week should have been removed a decade ago Defence Forces

Asbestos found on LÉ Aoife this week should have been removed a decade ago

The ship was taken out of action for a period this week while items were inspected for asbestos.

# navy - Thursday 1 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Spanish fishing vessel detained by naval service off Cork Fishing

Spanish fishing vessel detained by naval service off Cork

The operation is in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# navy - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Defence Force’s newest ship has arrived in Cork LE SAMUEL BECKETT This post contains images

The Defence Force’s newest ship has arrived in Cork

The LÉ Samuel Beckett will remain at Haulbowline until the middle of next month.

# navy - Friday 25 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Photo: Here’s what €170 million worth of heroin looks like Drugs

Photo: Here’s what €170 million worth of heroin looks like

It was the biggest ever haul of heroin ever seized at sea.

# navy - Friday 18 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Mortifying fail as Portuguese navy tries out its first drone Drone Warfare

# navy - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Legal advice sought after dozens potentially exposed to asbestos on Irish naval ship LE Ciara

Legal advice sought after dozens potentially exposed to asbestos on Irish naval ship

A number of civilians are thought to have been involved in the incident as well.

# navy - Monday 14 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Forced to avail of the Dole’: 120 Navy and Army personnel to be made redundant Defence Forces

‘Forced to avail of the Dole’: 120 Navy and Army personnel to be made redundant

There is currently a maximum service limit of 21 years for private and corporal personnel.

# navy - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you’re barred from joining the Defence Forces? Banned

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you’re barred from joining the Defence Forces?

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter said there are no plans to review the rule.

# navy - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Russia requests that Crimean officials release captured Ukraine navy chief Annex

Russia requests that Crimean officials release captured Ukraine navy chief

Kiev today reneged on a post-Soviet agreement to allow freedom of movement for Russians into Ukraine.

# navy - Friday 7 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Navy and Army looking for 900 recruits Yes Sir

The Navy and Army looking for 900 recruits

Minister Shatter made the announcement this afternoon.

# navy - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Want to join the army? Recruitment starts next month Sign Up

Want to join the army? Recruitment starts next month

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

From TheJournal.ie Navy vessel helps tanker with 15k tonnes of caustic soda after engine failure Defence Forces

Navy vessel helps tanker with 15k tonnes of caustic soda after engine failure

The stricken vessel is being towed by LÉ Aisling.

# navy - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Irish fishing vessel detained off Waterford coast Fishing

Irish fishing vessel detained off Waterford coast

This detention is the twelfth made by the Naval Service this year following 901 boardings.

# navy - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Spanish fishing vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast Fishing

Spanish fishing vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast

The detention was in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# navy - Thursday 10 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Scott Carpenter, second US astronaut in orbit, dies at 88 RIP

Scott Carpenter, second US astronaut in orbit, dies at 88

He died in a hospice from complications following a stroke.

# navy - Thursday 3 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Defence Force personnel want an end to 21-year service limit Defence Forces

Defence Force personnel want an end to 21-year service limit

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

From TheJournal.ie FBI releases CCTV footage of Navy Yard shooter Shooting

FBI releases CCTV footage of Navy Yard shooter

The FBi said today that Aaron Alexis believed he was being controlled by low-frequency electromagnetic waves.

# navy - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie More details of ‘horrific’ Washington Navy Yard shooting emerge USA

More details of ‘horrific’ Washington Navy Yard shooting emerge

Thirteen people, including the shooter Aaron Alexis, were killed during the incident.

# navy - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Watch as an Irish Navy ship collides with a pontoon Oh Ship!

Watch as an Irish Navy ship collides with a pontoon

Complete with German/Scandinavian/Dutch swearing!

# navy - Sunday 18 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Divers find another body on Indian submarine after it exploded Mumbai

Divers find another body on Indian submarine after it exploded

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

From TheJournal.ie All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead Mumbai

All eighteen sailors on Indian submarine that exploded feared dead

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

US Navy football players face charges over alleged rape

The Naval Criminal Investigation Service has decided to send the case to a preliminary hearing.

# navy - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

From TheJournal.ie British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands Fishing

British fishing vessel detained off Aran Islands

The vessel was detained by the Naval Service in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.

# navy - Thursday 7 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie LA police launch manhunt for fired policeman over killings Shooting

LA police launch manhunt for fired policeman over killings

The ex-cop had posted warnings online about ending the life of a colleague he blamed for his dismissal.

# navy - Thursday 27 December, 2012

‘The first match I ever saw live was… ‘

Watching Ireland getting beaten 4-2 in David O’Leary’s testimonial and Paul Bealin’s miss causes Royal County delirium.

# navy - Monday 24 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie In Pics: Ireland’s Defence Forces in 2012 Defence Forces This post contains images

In Pics: Ireland’s Defence Forces in 2012

Our Defence Forces had a busy year. Here are some of the great pictures they took during it.

# navy - Thursday 6 December, 2012

No sleep ’til BCS championship game

For Brian Kelly and Nick Saban, getting to the BCS National Championship game is just the beginning of the hard work.

# navy - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland Tourism

Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland

Figures for August to October show a 1.6 per cent increase in visitors when compared to the same period in 2011.

# navy - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Trojan effort gives unbeaten Notre Dame a fighting title shot

Their season began in Dublin but will conclude with a BCS championship game in Miami, Florida.

# navy - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review Military

Cuts to Reserve Defence Force after Value for Money review

Minister Alan Shatter has announced significant changes to the make up of the reservists.

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