Major Incident Exercise

Jul 17, 2013   //   by Caitriona   //   Training  //  No Comments

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Doolin Coast Guard Unit took part in the Coast Guard Major Incident Exercise in Galway Bay . The mass casualty evacuation exercise was co ordinated by MRSC, Valentia . Doolin Coast Guard and Costelloe Bay Coast Guard boats, the LE Eithne , the LE Niamh, The Aer Corp AW277 and Casa Maritime Patrol aircfraft, the Aran All weather Lifeboat, the Galway RNLI RIB, Shannon Coast Guard and Sligo Coast Guard S92 Rescue  helicopters,the HSE,  Garda Helicopter, and 50 Army personell who acted as casualties.

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