Courtesy of Shannonwatch, here is recent evidence of the US use of an Irish civilian airport at Shannon
The Irish Gardaí have been asked many times to inspect the planes in case they are carrying Drone parts but they have refused to do any inspection to date.
Meanwhile, Shannonwatch holds monthly protests near the airport
6th July: US troops boarding a Hercules C-130 at Shannon.
10th July: Omni Air International troop carrier, registration N918AX
27th July: Another Hercules C-130 warplane at Shannon
11th August: Troop carrier parked at the terminal building at Shannon