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Search for missing hiker in Mayo called off following discovery of body
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Search for missing hiker in Mayo called off following discovery of body

Aug 19th 2021, 12:37 PM 48,804 Views 5 Comments

The search for the man had commenced on Monday.

Nine people rescued from Devil's Ladder on Carrauntoohil amid icy conditions
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Nine people rescued from Devil's Ladder on Carrauntoohil amid icy conditions

Jan 6th 2021, 9:22 AM 36,891 Views 36 Comments

Four different parties were lowered down a 100-metre stretch of the mountain.

'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway
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'These are the days you live for': RNLI volunteers recall dramatic rescue of young paddle-boarders in Galway

Aug 15th 2020, 5:01 PM 36,872 Views 21 Comments

There was jubilation this week when cousins Sara Feeney and Ellen Glynn were found off Inis Oirr.

'We said there was no point in being panicky, and we'd be fine': Teenager rescued from sea in Galway tells her story
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'We said there was no point in being panicky, and we'd be fine': Teenager rescued from sea in Galway tells her story

Aug 14th 2020, 1:09 PM 37,908 Views 41 Comments

The paddle boarders rescued yesterday morning were “shaking like leaves” with the cold overnight.

'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders
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'Anything that could fly or float was out there last night': The story behind the rescue of Galway paddle boarders

Aug 13th 2020, 6:22 PM 58,128 Views 25 Comments

A Galway RNLI crew member recounts the operation that saved two women’s lives this morning.

Pony lost at sea despite rescue efforts after bolting from beach in Clare
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Pony lost at sea despite rescue efforts after bolting from beach in Clare

Mar 8th 2020, 5:30 PM 42,213 Views 12 Comments

The incident was reported to emergency services shortly before 1pm today.

Canadian police search for French tourists missing after snowmobile crash
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Canadian police search for French tourists missing after snowmobile crash

Jan 24th 2020, 8:28 AM 13,636 Views 2 Comments

The tourist group crashed through ice while snowmobiling on Tuesday evening.

Search for missing man near Clare coast expected to resume this morning
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Search for missing man near Clare coast expected to resume this morning

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:15 AM 19,515 Views 2 Comments

A search began from units of the Coast Guard at 8pm yesterday evening.

'It's vital that we learn the lessons from tragic accidents': Ireland to get a new search and rescue plan
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'It's vital that we learn the lessons from tragic accidents': Ireland to get a new search and rescue plan

Jul 19th 2019, 2:08 PM 14,638 Views 17 Comments

The new framework will be phased in over the next 18 months.

Irish Coast Guard stamps featuring Caitríona Lucas' artwork launched by An Post
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Irish Coast Guard stamps featuring Caitríona Lucas' artwork launched by An Post

Mar 7th 2019, 3:39 PM 12,313 Views 13 Comments

Lucas lost her life when the boat she was in capsized while searching for a missing man in September 2016.

Coast Guard saved over 400 lives this year
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Coast Guard saved over 400 lives this year

Dec 30th 2018, 3:33 PM 7,435 Views 13 Comments

Around 1,000 volunteers help operate the service.

'Confusion and conflicts of interest' found among agencies who oversee Irish search and rescue operations
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'Confusion and conflicts of interest' found among agencies who oversee Irish search and rescue operations

Sep 21st 2018, 1:13 PM 11,670 Views 10 Comments

The review was commissioned following the fatal crash of Rescue 116 last year.

Man (40s) drowns after getting into difficulty while swimming in Lough Derg
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Man (40s) drowns after getting into difficulty while swimming in Lough Derg

Jun 6th 2018, 8:41 AM 17,420 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí said that the alarm was raised shortly after 6pm yesterday evening when a swimmer got into difficulty.

Body found on Aran Islands is that of man who fell into sea in Clare two weeks ago
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Body found on Aran Islands is that of man who fell into sea in Clare two weeks ago

Oct 4th 2017, 7:59 AM 12,765 Views 3 Comments

The man was named locally as Russian national Andrey Maltsev.

Major search launched after fisherman swept into the sea in Clare
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Major search launched after fisherman swept into the sea in Clare

Sep 16th 2017, 1:30 PM 13,971 Views 2 Comments

It’s understood the man in his forties was fishing in the Pulleen Bay near Doonbeg.

'We are all collapsed, our homes and our people': Death toll from Mexico earthquake reaches 61
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'We are all collapsed, our homes and our people': Death toll from Mexico earthquake reaches 61

Sep 9th 2017, 8:12 AM 8,453 Views 0 Comments

Rescuers have been searching for survivors with sniffer dogs and heavy machinery.

Favourable weather conditions to aid fresh search for missing Rescue 116 crew members
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Favourable weather conditions to aid fresh search for missing Rescue 116 crew members

Jul 14th 2017, 10:36 PM 16,825 Views 21 Comments

Last night, RTÉ’s Prime Time reported that concerns over onboard mapping systems had been flagged four years ago.

Pilot flagged concerns that island was not on mapping system 4 years before Rescue 116 crash
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Pilot flagged concerns that island was not on mapping system 4 years before Rescue 116 crash

Jul 13th 2017, 10:15 PM 27,396 Views 34 Comments

A report on RTÉ’s Prime Time detailed a series of emails between pilots and the search and rescue operator in 2013.

Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash
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Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash

Jun 8th 2017, 7:53 AM 14,284 Views 5 Comments

There were at least 120 people on board the plane.

'We're gone': Final words of R116 crew released in preliminary report
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'We're gone': Final words of R116 crew released in preliminary report

Apr 13th 2017, 8:37 PM 158,255 Views 195 Comments

The preliminary report recommends a review of “all route guides in use by its Search and Rescue helicopters in Ireland”.

No dives as weather disrupts search for Rescue 116
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No dives as weather disrupts search for Rescue 116

Mar 20th 2017, 3:35 PM 13,669 Views 6 Comments

Captain Mark Duffy, winch operator Paul Ormsby and winchman Ciarán Smith remain missing.

Rescue teams find body in search for missing hillwalker in Galway
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Rescue teams find body in search for missing hillwalker in Galway

Mar 18th 2017, 5:24 PM 33,866 Views 28 Comments

They had been searching for a man who was missing since yesterday.

Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds
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Coast Guard rescues severely injured Russian fisherman 140 miles out at sea in heavy winds

Feb 21st 2017, 8:15 PM 30,684 Views 34 Comments

Rescue 115 and Rescue 117 were involved in the mission.

Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach
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Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach

Jan 23rd 2017, 1:48 PM 54,114 Views 20 Comments

Birna Brjansdottir was missing for eight days before her body was found.

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry
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Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry

Nov 3rd 2016, 7:38 PM 35,070 Views 9 Comments

Jim Keane, aged 70, had been missing since Monday.

Search underway after elderly fisherman's boat found off Cork coast
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Search underway after elderly fisherman's boat found off Cork coast

Aug 15th 2016, 10:36 PM 15,993 Views 7 Comments

The search is focusing on Toe Head and Mizen Head.

Search continues for 21-year-old man who went into River Boyne
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Search continues for 21-year-old man who went into River Boyne

Nov 23rd 2015, 3:57 PM 23,873 Views 8 Comments

The young man entered the river yesterday morning.

Body recovered after search on the River Boyne
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Body recovered after search on the River Boyne

Nov 16th 2015, 2:13 PM 15,001 Views 0 Comments

The rescue effort has been ongoing since around 10.30am.

The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style
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The last remaining 9/11 rescue dog just celebrated her 16th birthday in style

Sep 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 20,606 Views 36 Comments

Bretagne the golden retriever was a key figure of the search through the rubble in the aftermath of the World Trade Centre collapse.

Body recovered from sea off Clare coast
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Body recovered from sea off Clare coast

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:14 AM 26,596 Views 16 Comments

The man was seen going into the water from the cliffs on Monday evening.

Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned
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Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned

Jul 9th 2015, 8:11 AM 9,699 Views 5 Comments

Barry Davis Ryan has been missing for over a week.

Search continues to bring missing man home for a "decent burial"
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Search continues to bring missing man home for a "decent burial"

Jul 8th 2015, 9:38 AM 11,334 Views 4 Comments

His mother has spoken of her huge loss after the tragedy.

'When I heard that they were gone... what can you say - I still can't believe it'
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'When I heard that they were gone... what can you say - I still can't believe it'

Jul 7th 2015, 7:50 PM 29,102 Views 7 Comments

His father and girlfriend died in the tragedy.

There are 100 Irish people in areas affected by the Nepal earthquake
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There are 100 Irish people in areas affected by the Nepal earthquake

Apr 26th 2015, 8:15 PM 37,664 Views 5 Comments

Efforts are being made to contact some 50 Irish citizens in the quake-hit region.

Fisherman injured off the coast of Cork airlifted to hospital
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Fisherman injured off the coast of Cork airlifted to hospital

Feb 10th 2015, 10:45 PM 8,537 Views 21 Comments

The Irish Air Corps assisted the Coast Guard in today’s operation.

Rescue operation for man swept away while spreading ashes at sea
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Rescue operation for man swept away while spreading ashes at sea

Feb 1st 2015, 9:50 AM 12,667 Views 3 Comments

A search is underway off the Cornish coast.

Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives
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Malaysia declares all on board MH370 dead, angering relatives

Jan 29th 2015, 10:40 PM 20,893 Views 32 Comments

Authorities earlier declared the flight to have been an accident.

Search for man who fell into River Nore while walking with friends
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Search for man who fell into River Nore while walking with friends

Jan 18th 2015, 9:34 AM 17,688 Views 3 Comments

The 33-year-old entered the water at about 1.30am this morning.

Rescue in Waterford City for man in the river at Rice Bridge
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Rescue in Waterford City for man in the river at Rice Bridge

Aug 27th 2014, 2:41 PM 13,617 Views 10 Comments

The man was spotted entering the water shortly before 9am.

Two divers die in west Cork diving accident
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Two divers die in west Cork diving accident

Jul 2nd 2014, 10:00 PM 33,000 Views 24 Comments

The two men were exploring a wreck off the Cork coast.

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