File image of a Cessna 140 aircraft

A pilot sustained minor bruising after the aircraft they were flying overturned following a “bounced landing” in Co Westmeath, according to a report f(...)

The inquest was conducted in Ballina courthouse by the coroner for North Mayo, Dr Eleanor Fitzgerald.  Photograph: Keith Heneghan

Cockpit video evidence showed that a 59-year-old pilot was “incapacitated” when his microlight aircraft departed from straight and level flight and pl(...)

A photograph showing Niall Bowditch and Kasper Kacprzak from a GoFundMe page set up for their families

An investigation into a plane crash in Co Offaly last year in which two people died has found no evidence of engine failure. Niall Bowditch (47) and (...)

Dominika and Rafal Skóra

The widow of a taxi driver who died in a paragliding incident on Saturday says she wants to ensure a wedding voucher left in his car is returned to it(...)

Rafal Skóra, aged in his early 40s, was from Artane in north Dublin.

A man who died following a paragliding incident has been named as Rafal Skóra from north Dublin. Mr Skóra, also known as “Ralph”, aged in his early 4(...)

Flight crew on board the aircraft had noticed a burning smell earlier that day when the plane was descending into Cork Airport after travelling from London Heathrow, according to a report by the Air Accident Investigation Unit. File photograph:  Bernie Keating/Provision

More than 30 passengers on board a flight to London Heathrow used emergency exits and escape slides after the plane made an emergency landing in Cork (...)

Terminal 2 at Dublin Airport. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Two aeroplanes full of passengers nearly collided at Dublin Airport as they were not on the same transmission frequency, an investigation has found. (...)

Caitríona Lucas, the Coast Guard volunteer who died during a search operation at Kilkee, Co Clare.

There were five significant faults with the rigid inflatable boat (Rib) Caitríona Lucas put to sea on as part of an ill-fated Irish Coast Guard rescue(...)

 Caitríona Lucas was described as “talented, hardworking” and a “deeply committed” member of the Doolin unit.

Minister for Transport Shane Ross says he has broadened a review of the State’s search-and-rescue framework in response to the highly critical finding(...)

Chopper

A 72-year-old helicopter pilot was momentarily distracted when his mobile phone rang during a landing in which the aircraft rolled over causing “signi(...)

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