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#Rescue 115

# rescue-115 - Friday 6 March, 2020

Two seriously injured crew members airlifted from Dutch super-trawler off Clare coast

Poor weather conditions last night prevented the Irish Coast Guard from dispatching a helicopter until this morning.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Woman seriously injured in Clare cliff jumping accident airlifted to hospital

She’s understood to have jumped around 10 metres when she got into difficulty.

# rescue-115 - Friday 27 September, 2019

Woman (20s) dies after being rescued from river in multi-agency operation

Rescue personnel quickly located the woman in bushes on an island in the River Fergus.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Man and children airlifted to hospital after being swept out to sea in Kerry

The Irish Coast Guard has praised the lifeguards for their “outstanding response” this afternoon.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Rescue operation sees seriously injured fisherman airlifted off the Kerry coast

The alarm was raised at 6.30pm last night after the man sustained injuries to his chest.

# rescue-115 - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Woman airlifted to hospital from luxury cruise liner off south coast

Rescue 115 had been on standby since yesterday afternoon.

# rescue-115 - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Woman (20s) airlifted to hospital after falling from cliff in Co Clare

It’s believed the woman suffered multiple injuries including fractures and a head trauma.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Bodies of three men recovered from sunken vessel in Kerry

The three men were the only casualties and people aboard the vessel.

# rescue-115 - Friday 20 April, 2018

Man airlifted from top of Blarney Castle following cardiac arrest

The Rescue 115 helicopter reached the famous castle in a matter of minutes.

# rescue-115 - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Search underway for fisherman missing in Galway Bay

An alert was raised with the Irish Coast Guard yesterday evening when the boat failed to return to shore.

# rescue-115 - Monday 9 October, 2017

Man rescued from Tipperary mountains after getting lost while searching for missing cattle

The man was reported missing in the Arra Mountains last night at about 10pm.

# rescue-115 - Friday 28 April, 2017

Man airlifted to hospital after sustaining serious burns at creamery

The incident occurred around 8.30pm at the Arrabawn Co-Op in Nenagh.

# rescue-115 - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

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

Rescue 115 and Rescue 117 were involved in the mission.

# rescue-115 - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Fisherman rescued after three-hour Coast Guard helicopter mission

The Department of Transport said the winds were high, but well within the capabilities of the helicopter.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Boy (13) flown to hospital after falling into sinkhole

The boy is not believed to have suffered any serious injuries.

# rescue-115 - Friday 5 February, 2016

Man airlifted from Russian ship off Cork coast after "sustaining burns" in engine room

The rescue happened today at about 5.45pm.

# rescue-115 - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Climbers stuck on ledge sparks dramatic rescue on Carrauntoohil

A mountain rescue team had to be airlifted to the summit to reach the climbers.

# rescue-115 - Monday 24 November, 2014

Coast Guard chopper called in after mapping worker suffers cliff fall

The 54-year-old was carrying out mapping work on behalf of Ordnance Survey Ireland.

# rescue-115 - Monday 3 November, 2014

Kayakers rescued after spending the night on an island

The pair were kayaking in Kerry, but lost their paddles.

# rescue-115 - Friday 27 December, 2013

Woman airlifted from Kerry mountain in 'atrocious' Stephen's Day conditions

“Initially, it looked like the helicopter wasn’t going to make it up — the conditions were just so bad.”

# rescue-115 - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Search resumes for fisherman missing off Howth coast

The 40-year-old man was last seen in the water yesterday evening. Fading light curtailed last night’s search.