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    Court rules against State ahead of ex-Air Corps mechanic's case alleging exposure to

    https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/court-rules-against-state-ahead-of-ex-air-corps-mechanics-case-alleging-exposure-to-dangerous-chemicals-937081.html
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    True, but the cynic in me reads into the wording...

    True, but the cynic in me reads into the wording of “not being able to patrol the Med”.

    This also seems to rule out UNIFIL MTF and EU ATALANTA.

    Time will tell if Naval Servive Personnel...
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    There are five more months to go. Place your bets...

    There are five more months to go. Place your bets now!
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    Leo, Paul and DoD effectively punishing the...

    Leo, Paul and DoD effectively punishing the entire Naval Service in response to the only member of general equivalent rank with the Moral Courage and Leadership to do what was required.

    This will...
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    No more stoopid than the idea of Navy, Blue and...

    No more stoopid than the idea of Navy, Blue and Grey DPM. They can both be stoopid together. It has been done before!
    ...
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    Big difference between fire retardant and fire...

    Big difference between fire retardant and fire proof

    I don’t see any navy (worldwide) going about their daily business in Fire Brigade style boots
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    Your arguements are invalid. What about...

    Your arguements are invalid.

    What about Aircrew, Vehicle crew, Infantry in Riot scenario with petrol bombs


    Oh look, they also come in brown too! Imagine that...
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    Why cant the Naval Service (less than 1,000...

    Why cant the Naval Service (less than 1,000 people) be the same brown as everyone else (Army, Air Corps, ARW). It would be a hell of a lot cheaper and more uniform across the entire DF!

    Sure that...
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    https://www.independent.ie/videos/life/video-troop...

    https://www.independent.ie/videos/life/video-trooper-maria-walsh-talks-about-what-shes-learned-in-the-defence-forces-38022738.html
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    Bernard Durkan (Kildare North, Fine Gael) Link...

    Bernard Durkan (Kildare North, Fine Gael)
    Link to this: Individually | In context

    42. To ask the Taoiseach and Minister for Defence the strength of the Army, Naval Service and Air Corps reserves;...
  11. Sticky: So at what point does the Defence Forces fall...

    So at what point does the Defence Forces fall below critical mass to sustain itself and implodes?

    8000,

    7000,

    6000?
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    Coy Sgt at point 4 including MSA is on about...

    Coy Sgt at point 4 including MSA is on about €49,442 gross.

    Captain at point 1 including MSA is on about €51,733 + other allowances
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    Way to make your people feel valued alright....

    Way to make your people feel valued alright. Leadership my arse!
  14. terrain is a huge influence on army troop numbers...

    terrain is a huge influence on army troop numbers

    https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/ao3yhd/europe_from_the_east_drawn_by_richard_edes/
    ...
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    Even with software defined ability, the rapid...

    Even with software defined ability, the rapid pace at which both hardware and software changes means that it is unlikely that any manufacturer will be able to stand over a product that will last the...
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    https://www.kildarestreet.com/wrans/ Written...

    https://www.kildarestreet.com/wrans/
    Written answers
    Tuesday, 5 February 2019
    Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
    Regeneration Projects Status
    Photo of Michael McGrathMichael McGrath...
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    https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/views/a...

    https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/views/analysis/air-corps-whistleblower-was-isolated-vilified-900464.html

    Air corps whistleblower was ‘isolated, vilified’
    Monday, January 28, 2019 -...
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    The tender says must accomodate 4 DF personnel....

    The tender says must accomodate 4 DF personnel. Min height is 157.48cm which is probably what all vendors will use as a maximum!

    Now if the tender specified said : must accomodate 4 DF personnel...
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    A pickup vehicle? Sure why not! Or it could be...

    A pickup vehicle? Sure why not!

    Or it could be a VW Rockton type vehicle like the bundeswehr

    https://youtu.be/Gwk0HUEjlLg
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    Mega cruiser is too "mega" on fuel I would guess....

    Mega cruiser is too "mega" on fuel I would guess.
    G-wagan does not meet minimum 600litre bootspace required. The boot space is actually quite small in them compared to most 4x4.

    Pinzgauer does...
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    While the 600 litre minimum boot space (excluding...

    While the 600 litre minimum boot space (excluding radio racking system space) is a welcome design requirement, it rules out one of the largest 4x4, Toyota Land cruiser Prado.

    I do hope the DF...
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    If the Overseas Mission which attracts overseas...

    If the Overseas Mission which attracts overseas rate allowances is scrapped it will speed up the exodus of personnel from the service. Fisheries/Routine Irish Water patrolling ss a similar issue to...
  23. The cynical position would be the French seeing...

    The cynical position would be the French seeing Brexit as a chance to clear house in Calais and other migrant embarkation points by turning a soft hand to organised migrant traffickers.

    Although...
  24. 33 people including 3 kids over 3 days illegally...

    33 people including 3 kids over 3 days illegally entering a country by crossing one of the busiest sea lanes in the world
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  25. https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/world/u...

    https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/world/uk-home-secretary-cuts-christmas-holiday-short-to-deal-with-migrant-issue-894602.html

    British Home Secretary Sajid Javid has promised to do more to...
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