There is no disguising the links that have bonded Munster and Racing 92 since Ronan O’Gara began his coaching journey in Paris in 2013. Donnacha Ryan, Simon Zebo, and Mike Prendergast have since found their way to the Top 14 outfit while the relationship between the European rivals has also been strengthened on a deeper emotional level by the tragic and sudden death of Anthony Foley in the city i
Fri, 10 Jan, 2020
A state prosecutor says a co-pilot with a history of depression who crashed a Germanwings airliner into the French Alps had reached out to dozens of doctors ahead of the disaster, a revelation that suggests Andreas Lubitz was seeking advice about an undisclosed ailment.
Sat, 06 Jun, 2015
The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appeared to have practised a controlled descent on his flight into Barcelona just two hours before he intentionally crashed the A320 jet into a mountainside on the return flight to Duesseldorf, air accident investigators said.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
Europe’s air safety regulator says it has found more than 10 incidents in recent years in which Germany appeared lax in following aviation medical requirements, prompting a European Commission investigation that is still under review.
Mon, 06 Apr, 2015
The latest on Ian Bailey losing his civil case, the sad news that a man died in London trying to save his brother's life, and how eating chocolate can actually help you lose weight are all part of our evening briefing on the latest and most read content on irishexaminer.com today.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers, including having been excused by a doctor from work the day he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain.
Sat, 28 Mar, 2015
The latest on the Airbus A320 crash in France, advice to the jury at the Graham Dwyer trial and an upcoming announcement from Henry Shefflin are all part of our evening briefing on the latest and most read content on irishexaminer.com today.
Tue, 24 Mar, 2015