Search and Rescue pilots warn of safety concerns

Search and Rescue pilots warn of safety concerns

Calls for major changes to the oversight of flight operations

The body representing Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopter pilots warned Transport Minister Shane Ross of issues of concern it claims exist around safety and fatigue management and hours worked at service provider CHC Ireland.

The Irish Airline Pilots Association letter was written last September ahead of the release of a review by the Air Accident Investigation Unit that called for major changes to the oversight of SAR flight operations.

The Department refused to provide the...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post