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HSE sued by company that failed to secure €12m contract to provide air ambulance services
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HSE sued by company that failed to secure €12m contract to provide air ambulance services

May 18th 2021, 12:40 PM 20,905 Views 0 Comments

The action has been taken by Sere Holdings Ltd.

'Significant restrictions' on emergency helicopter service on days when Air Corps not available
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'Significant restrictions' on emergency helicopter service on days when Air Corps not available

Jan 10th 2020, 6:10 AM 9,771 Views 14 Comments

An internal Department of Defence briefing highlights the restrictions on where the Coast Guard helicopter can reach.

'We're saving lives several times a week': Cork air ambulance risks being grounded after funding shortfall
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'We're saving lives several times a week': Cork air ambulance risks being grounded after funding shortfall

Jan 3rd 2020, 3:30 PM 15,234 Views 28 Comments

Irish Community Rapid Response requires in the region of €400,000 to continue operating the air ambulance.

Withdrawal of air ambulance four days a month 'will not put lives at risk' due to contingency plans
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Withdrawal of air ambulance four days a month 'will not put lives at risk' due to contingency plans

Updated Nov 16th 2019, 7:10 PM 16,130 Views 51 Comments

Charity-funded Irish Community Rapid Response is stepping in after the withdrawal of the Air Corps service.

Ireland's first community air ambulance to be airborne within weeks as HSE gives go ahead
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Ireland's first community air ambulance to be airborne within weeks as HSE gives go ahead

Jun 14th 2019, 9:04 PM 19,967 Views 34 Comments

The service will cost €2 million to run annually and is to be funded through community and donor contributions.

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance still awaiting approval to operate
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Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance still awaiting approval to operate

Apr 24th 2019, 1:59 PM 16,900 Views 53 Comments

The charity is awaiting a formal announcement from the Minister for Health.

Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance lands in Kerry
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Ireland's first charity-funded community air ambulance lands in Kerry

Sep 21st 2018, 4:05 PM 15,779 Views 25 Comments

The service will cost €2 million to run annually.

Nighttime air ambulance service will cost €7 million over two years
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Nighttime air ambulance service will cost €7 million over two years

Jun 10th 2018, 6:30 PM 17,281 Views 56 Comments

Three companies applied to provide the service in a recent tendering process.

Irish Coast Guard and Air Corps no longer able to transport patients to UK at night
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Irish Coast Guard and Air Corps no longer able to transport patients to UK at night

Nov 13th 2017, 9:39 AM 22,933 Views 50 Comments

‘Priority 1′ transfers involve transporting patients by air to another country for emergency medical treatment.

There's a new flying doctor service on the way for the south of the country
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There's a new flying doctor service on the way for the south of the country

Nov 13th 2016, 8:20 AM 18,086 Views 23 Comments

The Irish Community Air Ambulance service is expected to go live from Cork Airport from next March.

The Air Ambulance completed its 100th journey of 2014 over the weekend
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The Air Ambulance completed its 100th journey of 2014 over the weekend

Nov 17th 2014, 3:15 PM 9,546 Views 10 Comments

It transferred a patient from Dublin to London.

Man in his 70s dies after car collides with lorry
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Man in his 70s dies after car collides with lorry

Oct 10th 2013, 8:41 PM 9,245 Views 8 Comments

It happened on the N5 in Roscommon at around 10am today.

Three-year-old airlifted to hospital in Crumlin after being struck by a car in Co Cork
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Three-year-old airlifted to hospital in Crumlin after being struck by a car in Co Cork

Aug 8th 2013, 10:20 PM 30,910 Views 61 Comments

The boy received serious injuries when he was hit by the car in Barryroe, about five miles from Clonakilty.

'Substantial damage' to air ambulance during rescue operation
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'Substantial damage' to air ambulance during rescue operation

Apr 4th 2013, 8:20 PM 18,978 Views 37 Comments

The helicopter’s rotor blades struck electrical wires while attempting to land in a field last July to collect a casualty.

Air Ambulance Service completes over 100 missions
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Air Ambulance Service completes over 100 missions

Dec 14th 2012, 6:04 PM 7,234 Views 34 Comments

Independent TD Denis Naughten said today that there is a need for the establishment of a national helicopter emergency service.

Air Ambulance in emergency landing at Borrisoleigh
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Air Ambulance in emergency landing at Borrisoleigh

Jun 19th 2012, 5:01 PM 7,905 Views 30 Comments

There were no fatalities or injuries in the incident and the patient who was in need of care was transferred to hospital by road.

HSE and Air Corps' new air ambulance makes first call
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HSE and Air Corps' new air ambulance makes first call

Jun 5th 2012, 1:24 PM 5,233 Views 20 Comments

The Emergency Aeromedical Service is a joint project between the HSE National Ambulance Service and the Irish Air Corps.

Air Corps flies five air ambulance missions in 60 hours
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Air Corps flies five air ambulance missions in 60 hours

Feb 23rd 2012, 4:32 PM 4,020 Views 15 Comments

Patients and HSE teams were carried between Casement Aerodrome and locations in England and the Czech Republic.

Air Corps completes eighth air ambulance mission of 2012
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Air Corps completes eighth air ambulance mission of 2012

Feb 6th 2012, 7:29 PM 3,000 Views 7 Comments

A patient was transferred today from London to Dublin on an Air Corps jet.

Air Corps ambulance used twice over Christmas
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Air Corps ambulance used twice over Christmas

Dec 26th 2011, 3:46 PM 3,353 Views 20 Comments

Patients were transferred to hospitals in Dublin and London by Air Ambulance on Christmas Eve and St. Stephen’s Day.

100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home
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100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home

Oct 10th 2011, 7:20 PM 644 Views 5 Comments

The Government Learjet is deployed to London to return Meadhbh McGivern home after her liver transplant in London.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Aug 17th 2011, 8:02 PM 3,683 Views 0 Comments

All the things you may have missed: Calls for Leaving Cert reform, Dublin’s Catholics could face a ‘church levy’, a bad day at work for someone in CityJet, and when Tom Waits met Cookie Monster…

Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport
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Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport

Aug 17th 2011, 6:23 PM 610 Views 2 Comments

AeroMedevac Ireland will begin a 24-hour service tomorrow, after newspaper reports that it was only able to operate during daylight.

Air Corps carries out 32nd air ambulance operation of 2011
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Air Corps carries out 32nd air ambulance operation of 2011

May 25th 2011, 5:25 PM 149 Views 0 Comments

Air Corps flies sick child to London on government jet
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Air Corps flies sick child to London on government jet

Dec 23rd 2010, 6:50 PM 1,421 Views 0 Comments

At least those who need it most are getting off the ground – the Air Corps runs two air ambulances within an hour.