Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 8 °C Wednesday 16 October, 2019

#manx2

# manx2 - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Cork air crash survivors: We realise how lucky we are

The six survivors have met up every year since the tragedy and hope to continue to so so in the future.

# manx2 - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Cork air crash: Inquest returns verdicts of accidental death

The Fairchild Metro EC-ITP aircraft crashed, overturned and caught fire on its third attempt to land at the airport in 2011.

# manx2 - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Victims in Cork air crash suffered head, chest and abdominal injuries on impact

Inquest into 2011 tragedy in which six people died hears survivors tell how they felt “suffocated” and “terrified”.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# manx2 - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Tiredness and 'inadequate training' of flight crew factors in Cork Airport crash

The AAIU’s report into the tragic events of 10 February 2011 has revealed a number of “systemic deficiencies”.

# manx2 - Saturday 29 December, 2012

US lawsuit taken against manufacturers of Cork Airport crash plane

A court action is being taken on behalf of four of the six people who died when a small aircraft crashed at Cork Airport in February 2011.

# manx2 - Friday 10 February, 2012

Lawyer claims pilots’ decisions were main cause of Cork air crash

Families of the six victims and survivors intend to take legal action against the various aviation companies implicated in the crash at Cork Airport a year ago.

# manx2 - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Interim report into Cork air crash finds sensor fault on plane

Six people died when a Manx2 flight from Belfast to Cork crashed at Cork Airport almost a year ago.

# manx2 - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Final report into Cork air crash expected within months

It is now almost a year since the Manx2 flight from Belfast to Cork crashed at Cork Airport, killing six people.

# manx2 - Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Aviation company behind Cork air crash 'in danger of losing its licence to fly'

Concerns over Barcelona-based Flightline outlined as BBC radio programme hears how survivor’s recollection of the horror crash.

# manx2 - Friday 29 April, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

# manx2 - Monday 14 March, 2011

First report into Cork air crash published this week

Preliminary report arising from air accident investigation is being published on Wednesday.

# manx2 - Friday 25 February, 2011

Manx2 to withdraw Belfast-Cork route next month

The airline that operated the plane on which six people died this month is to cancel the route from March 14.

# manx2 - Thursday 17 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Manx2 “shirking its reponsibility”, lawyers for one survivor claim; NAMA closes its first big deal, and Ireland plans to turn the world green. No, not green with envy.

# manx2 - Monday 14 February, 2011

Funerals of victims of Cork plane crash to be held today

The first funerals for the victims of Thursday’s crash will be held today in Northern Ireland, as the wife of Brendan McAleese says she can’t bear to tell her two small children of their father’s death.

# manx2 - Saturday 12 February, 2011

Flights resume at Cork Airport as investigation continues

Family of Spanish pilot killed in crash say he only recently took up position as captain with Air Lada, the company which owned the plane involved in Thursday’s crash.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning: black box retrieved from fatal Cork crash; Sinn Féin set to announce job creation plans; and Jedward heading to the Eurovision.

# manx2 - Friday 11 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Investigation launched into Cork air crash; another day of protests dawns in Egypt, and a teenage girl collapses and dies minutes after she is kissed for the first time.

Report into Cork disaster could take 'more than a year'

Investigations begin into yesterday’s Cork disaster, with both flight recorders recovered – but it could take some time.

# manx2 - Thursday 10 February, 2011

How news of the Cork disaster broke on Twitter Cork Crash This post contains images

How news of the Cork disaster broke on Twitter

The serious nature of the morning’s plane crash unfolded in all its tragedy through both news accounts and regular tweeters.

Manx2 accident within six months of Belfast-Cork launch

Manx2 had only launched its Belfast-Cork route six months ago, established its permanent base in Belfast in October.

Gardai say the Cork Airport crash fatalities were "to the fore of the plane"

Superintendent says that no children were on board the plane but will not confirm if the ten passengers on board the Belfast flight were from the same company.

UK authorities to assist in investigation into Cork plane crash

The investigation will also have a Spanish element, as the aircraft was leased from a Barcelona-based company.