Divers Resume Search Effort For Missing 116 Crew

Photo: © Pat Flynn

Divers have resumed a massive search effort off the Mayo coast this morning for the missing crew of Rescue 116.

Conditions are described as good this morning – with almost 200 people taking part in what’s believed to be the largest search operation in the history of the state.

It’s hoped they’ll be able to locate winchmen Paul Ormsby and Ciaran Smith – who’ve now been missing for almost six weeks – after their helicopter crashed on Blackrock Island: