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AirNav Ireland provides air traffic management services including: Air Traffic Control Flight information Alerting and search and rescue services Aeronautical information North Atlantic Communications

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Air Traffic Management

AirNav Ireland provides air traffic management services in the 451,000 km2 of airspace controlled by Ireland. This airspace forms a crucial gateway for air traffic between Europe and North America.

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Flight Planning

Welcome to the AirNav Ireland Flight Planning area. This section contains allow pilots to file, change, delay or cancel flight plans.

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Aviation delivers strong economic and social benefits, but it can also have detrimental impacts on the environment. We have a critical part to play in driving down emissions and delivering a sustainable future for the industry.

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Week 49 traffic

17 January 2024

Week 49 saw an average of 167,535 flights across the European network, an increase of 6.25% compared to the same time period in 2022, and 91.40% of 2019 for the year to date.

On a rolling seven-day average basis, our Shannon area control centre, which is in charge of flights that transit through Irish airspace but do not land, handled 7,907 movements, an increase of 4.80% compared to 2022 and 105.56% for the YTD versus 2019.

Dublin area control operated 4,068, an increase of 6.55% compared to 2022 and 98.72% of 2019 for the YTD.

Our radio officers in our North Atlantic Communications centre handled 9,079 movements, an increase of 7.11% compared to 2022 and 102.60% of 2019 for the YTD.

In regards to terminal traffic, Cork operated 347 flights, an increase of 11.94% compared to 2022 and 88.51% of 2019 for the YTD. Dublin operated 3,929, while Shannon operated 366, a respective increase of 6.10% and 7.96%.