The funeral cortege of Air Corps Cadet David Jevens at St Alphonsus Church Barntown, Co Wexford, in October 2009. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter has said that no further investigation is warranted into the Air Corps training crash on the Galway-Mayo bord(...)

The funeral cortege of Air Corps Cadet David Jevens  at St Alphonsus Church Barntown, Co Wexford, in October 2009. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter yesterday expressed “sincere regret” for the events that led to the death of a 21-yea(...)

File photo of the scene of a light aircraft crash in Birr, Co Offaly. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Recommendations from an air accident investigation should be implemented, a jury at the inquest of two men who were killed in an air crash in C(...)

 Aerial view of site of fatal crash.Photograph:  Air Accident Investigation Unit Ireland

A report into an aircraft crash that claimed the lives of six people at Cork Airport in 2011 has identified poor operational decisions by the crew in (...)

Wreckage is removed from the scene of the Manx2 air crash at Cork Airport in 2011. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

A report into an airplane crash which claimed the lives of six people at Cork Airport in 2011 has identified poor operational decisions by the crew in(...)

File photo  of the scene of a light aircraft crash in Birr, Co Offaly. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A small plane crashed killing two men in Co Offaly after the engine cut out because there was inadequate fuel in the tanks, air accident investigators(...)

Wreckage of the Manx2 plane in which six people where killed in a crash as it is removed from the runway at Cork Airport. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Air accident investigators aim to release a final report into the cause of a plane crash that killed six people by the end of the year.The Manx2. com (...)

An Aer Arann plane had to be written off after it landed in blustery conditions at Shannon Airport.  Photograph by Frank Miller

An Aer Arann plane had to be written off after it landed in blustery conditions at Shannon Airport. The ATR 72-212 (Avions de Transport (...)

A tandem parachute passenger required lifesaving medical attention after a rare equipment malfunction lead to him and his instructor crash-landing (...)

A new report has recommended that paramedics on the ground should have the means to contact helicopter pilots directly in the case of emergency. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Better use of radio links between emergency ground staff and Air Corps pilots and enhanced training for paramedics in air safety awareness are (...)

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