Air accident investigators have said heavy rainfall has not helped their efforts to discover the cause of the aircraft crash in County Kildare on Thursday night.
A preliminary report into the cause of an air crash in Kildare which took the lives of two men is expected within the next 30 days.
Latest: No distress signal was sent from the aircraft which crashed in Co Kildare yesterday evening.
THE pilot of a light aircraft which crashed in the Wicklow Mountains in October 2008 was the victim of a violent assault on the day before the accident, it has emerged.
Investigators from the Air Accident Unit say weather conditions at the time of a plane crash in Co Wicklow last year were very difficult.
An investigation into how four people were killed in a plane crash in Co Wicklow last year has found that weather conditions at the time were very difficult.
An investigation into a light aircraft crash which killed a family last month is focusing on the weather conditions, it emerged tonight.
IT WAS meant to be a fun bank holiday weekend away but it all went horribly wrong in bad weather on the Wicklow Mountains.
Gardaí have confirmed the bodies of four people – including two teenage boys – were tonight recovered from the wreckage of a UK-registered light aircraft in the Wicklow mountains.
Gardaí have confirmed one body has been discovered in the wreckage of a UK-registered light aircraft in the Wicklow mountains.
Rescue personnel searching for a missing UK-registered light aircraft today found wreckage in the Wicklow mountains, gardaí confirmed.
Air accident investigators today recounted how a pilot whose plane crashed onto a road after hitting power lines walked away from the wreckage uninjured.
Investigations are continuing into the causes of two separate light aircraft crashes in Co Kerry and Co Kildare yesterday.
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