New Search and Rescue contract must protect existing crews

The Minister for Transport is being urged to ensure that the employment conditions of existing Irish Coast Guard search and rescue helicopter crews and...

CHC Ireland reacts to search and rescue contract loss

Update: In a statement this evening, Rob Tatten, CHC's Director of Operations and Accountable Manager Ireland said: "It is with regret that we learned...

CHC Ireland and Way2Work launch new initiative

CHC Ireland and Way2Work have joined forces to provide opportunities for disadvantaged young people. The new initiative was launched at CHC's base at Shannon...

Rescue 115’s Philip Wrenn honoured for bravery

An Irish Coast Guard/CHC Ireland search and rescue helicopter winchman/paramedic has been honoured for his efforts to save two Italian brothers who got into difficulty while visit the Aran Islands in 2019.

Search for missing Coast Guard helicopter off Mayo coast

A massive search operation is underway off the Mayo coast for an Irish Coast Guard helicopter reported missing early this morning.

Winchman Daithí a ‘true and honest hero’

An Irish Coast Guard search and rescue (SAR) helicopter winchman has been described as "one of Irelands true and honest heroes".

Rescue 115 grounded for mandatory check

The Shannon based Irish Coast Guard helicopter was taken out of service for several hours on Tuesday so that a manufacturer order safety check could be undertaken.