Kerry Airport to carry out practice run of emergency plan

Kerry airport this are to carry out a practice run of its emergency plan later this evening. Gardai, the fire service, ambulance personnel, Civil Defence and other bodies will all participate. The exercise will begin at 8 o clock this evening and there will be fire visible from parts of the old runway at the airport.Members of the public are advised there is no cause for concern and there will be no need to alert the emergency services. Peter Bellew is a consultant to the airport. He says there is advantages in carrying out such an exercise for everybody.