The first annual Dave Ryan Memorial Lecture will be presented by Tony Tighe, Head of Aviation Services at Met Eireann.
Dave Ryan was a founder member of ILAS and served as our Treasurer until his untimely death in February of 2017. Each year, ILAS host a lecture by and invited guest in his honour on the weekend closest to his anniversary.
The task of Met Eireann Aviation Services is to provide a wide range of meteorological facilities to civil, military and general aviation. The Division comprises the Central Aviation Office at Shannon Airport, together with the meteorological offices at Dublin, Cork and Casement airports. It issues forecasts (TAFs and Local Area Forecasts) for the various airports and smaller airfields in the country as well as local warnings, warnings (Sigmets) for the Irish Flight Information Region (FIR), en-route documentation and briefings.
"Irish Light Aviation Society" (ILAS) is a voluntary, non-profit, unincorporated society . c/o 15 Herbert Park, Bray, Co. Wicklow A98 P3X2,Ireland