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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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Air Traffic Management


Our Company 

AirNav Ireland is a commercial semi-state company employing approximately 600 staff at six locations around Ireland. 

We provide air traffic management and related services including aeronautical communications and technical services within the 451,000km2 of airspace controlled by Ireland.

We employ over 200 air traffic controllers in Dublin, Cork and Shannon and 50 radio officers in Ballygirreen, Co. Clare to ensure the safe, orderly and expeditious flow of air traffic.

Our Purpose

Safety is our business and underlines everything we do. AirNav Ireland operates to the highest international safety standards set by;

  • International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO);
  • European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA);
  • European Union (EU)

These guide us in ensuring that Irish civil aviation operates to the most stringent safety standards. In 2023, we continue to maintain our strong position on the ICAO league for effective implementation (EI) of global aviation standards, with a current EI score of 95.06%, which places Ireland in the top 10 States worldwide and in second position among EU Member States where the average is 83.79%.


Our Locations 

AirNav Ireland operates from the following locations:

  • Corporate Headquarters, The Times Building, 11-12 D'Olier Street., Dublin 2;
  • Air Traffic Control Centre Dublin;
  • Air Traffic Control Shannon Tower, Shannon Airport;
  • Air Traffic Control Cork Tower, Cork Airport;
  • Shannon En-Route Centre, Ballycasey;
  • North Atlantic Communications Centre, Ballygirreen, Co. Clare