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#Boat

# boat - Friday 13 September, 2019

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says
# Fatal Fire
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# Fatal Fire

All six crew members were asleep when fire broke out on California dive boat, report says

Sep 13th 2019, 7:49 AM 18,930 Views 2 Comments

A total of 34 people died in the 2 September fire.

# boat - Sunday 7 July, 2019

New Bill aims to 'draw some good' out of a tragic boating accident that left two men dead
# Fishing
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# Fishing

New Bill aims to 'draw some good' out of a tragic boating accident that left two men dead

Jul 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 31,769 Views 11 Comments

John O’Brien and Patrick Esmonde died off Helvick Head, Co Waterford in 2010.

# boat - Friday 5 July, 2019

Over 80 people feared dead after migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia
# Capsized
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# Capsized

Over 80 people feared dead after migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia

Jul 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 7,051 Views 6 Comments

The tragedy comes after 44 migrants were killed in an air strike on their detention centre in Libya.

# boat - Friday 3 May, 2019

Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast
# RNLI
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# RNLI

Three men rescued after trawler catches fire and sinks off Wicklow coast

May 3rd 2019, 7:38 AM 17,394 Views 6 Comments

One of the fishermen had to be airlifted to hospital.

# boat - Monday 1 October, 2018

'Very tragic': Three men recovered off Kerry coast named locally
# Coonanna
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# Coonanna

'Very tragic': Three men recovered off Kerry coast named locally

Updated Oct 1st 2018, 7:25 PM 35,200 Views 8 Comments

The Latvian nationals were living in Co Kerry.

# boat - Saturday 17 March, 2018

At least 16 people, including six children, die after boat capsizes off Greece
# Aegean Sea
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# Aegean Sea

At least 16 people, including six children, die after boat capsizes off Greece

Mar 17th 2018, 6:32 PM 13,381 Views 23 Comments

Another three people are missing after the boat went down overnight.

# boat - Saturday 24 February, 2018

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told
# Co Clare
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# Co Clare

'Unacceptable': Kilkee Coast Guard could struggle with the influx of tourists, Dáil told

Feb 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 13,105 Views 9 Comments

The Dáil was told that there had been six incidents last year where “no sea rescue was available” from the Kilkee Coast Guard.

# boat - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Six people rescued from boat in 'dangerous' conditions off Cork coast
# Courtmacsherry
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# Courtmacsherry

Six people rescued from boat in 'dangerous' conditions off Cork coast

Jul 2nd 2017, 4:20 PM 23,393 Views 10 Comments

“The rescue was carried out with great skill and precision on a dangerous coastline in today’s winds,” the RNLI said.

# boat - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Three people 'extremely lucky to survive' boat overturning on River Boyne
# No Life Jackets
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# No Life Jackets

Three people 'extremely lucky to survive' boat overturning on River Boyne

Apr 18th 2017, 8:31 AM 21,410 Views 19 Comments

The Coast Guard rescued the group after a member of the public raised the alarm.

# boat - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Donegal woman dies after falling overboard from boat into Lough Erne during family holiday
# RIP
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# RIP

Donegal woman dies after falling overboard from boat into Lough Erne during family holiday

Apr 13th 2017, 11:47 AM 32,347 Views 21 Comments

It is believed she was on a family holiday with her husband and two kids.

# boat - Saturday 1 April, 2017

Search teams will attempt to lift wreckage of Rescue 116 today
# Mayo
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# Mayo

Search teams will attempt to lift wreckage of Rescue 116 today

Apr 1st 2017, 7:48 AM 14,651 Views 10 Comments

The location of Paul Ormsby (53) and Ciarán Smith (38) remains unknown.

# boat - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Eight people feared dead as boat sinks off New Zealand coast
# Kaipara Harbour
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# Kaipara Harbour

Eight people feared dead as boat sinks off New Zealand coast

Nov 26th 2016, 5:28 PM 11,182 Views 0 Comments

Five bodies have been recovered and three people remain missing.

# boat - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening
# Salthill
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# Salthill

Man dies after being pulled from water off Galway coast yesterday evening

Sep 8th 2016, 9:23 AM 15,236 Views 2 Comments

He was pronounced dead around an hour after arriving at University Hospital Galway.

# boat - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Irishman charged over €92m cocaine seizure in the UK
# Drugs Haul
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# Drugs Haul

Irishman charged over €92m cocaine seizure in the UK

Aug 21st 2016, 7:58 AM 22,615 Views 0 Comments

The Irish captain, Michael McDermott and his crew appeared in court yesterday.

# boat - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Four people, including girl (9), killed in speedboat collision in Greece
# Aegina
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# Aegina

Four people, including girl (9), killed in speedboat collision in Greece

Aug 16th 2016, 9:55 PM 21,717 Views 0 Comments

Several more people were injured.

# boat - Friday 1 July, 2016

A Taiwanese warship accidentally fired a missile towards China
# Taiwan
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# Taiwan

A Taiwanese warship accidentally fired a missile towards China

Jul 1st 2016, 6:30 PM 18,838 Views 68 Comments

The navy said the missile went through the trawler, killing the skipper.

# boat - Sunday 19 June, 2016

This is the world's 'biggest and most powerful' icebreaker
# Arktika
From TheJournal.ie
# Arktika

This is the world's 'biggest and most powerful' icebreaker

Jun 19th 2016, 9:15 AM 32,533 Views 49 Comments

It can cut through ice of up to 2.8 metres thick

# boat - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Over 4 months after the floods first hit, and this family can still only access their home by boat
# Castleplunkett
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# Castleplunkett

Over 4 months after the floods first hit, and this family can still only access their home by boat

Apr 24th 2016, 7:45 AM 28,050 Views 20 Comments

The road to Caroline Collins’ home is still under 4ft of water.

# boat - Monday 28 March, 2016

Fishermen rescued off Arklow coastline
# Wicklow
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# Wicklow

Fishermen rescued off Arklow coastline

Mar 28th 2016, 5:02 PM 13,571 Views 1 Comment

The distress call came in shortly before 8am this morning.

# boat - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Teenage girl on stolen boat rescued from River Shannon
# Limerick
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# Limerick

Teenage girl on stolen boat rescued from River Shannon

Mar 19th 2016, 8:17 PM 38,944 Views 31 Comments

She was taken into garda custody and is uninjured.

# boat - Friday 18 March, 2016

Footage from this morning shows Turkish coastguard 'attacking' migrant dinghy
# Battle For Survival
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# Battle For Survival

Footage from this morning shows Turkish coastguard 'attacking' migrant dinghy

Mar 18th 2016, 2:20 PM 35,612 Views 96 Comments

There were 20 men, 15 children and five women on the boat that was attacked.

# boat - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Helicopter needed for rescue of four men after boat capsizes
# Shannon River
From TheJournal.ie
# Shannon River

Helicopter needed for rescue of four men after boat capsizes

Feb 4th 2016, 9:39 AM 15,948 Views 34 Comments

This happened at around 4.30am this morning.

# boat - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Tour the historic Soviet spy ship that just went on sale for $25.5 million
# La Sultana
From TheJournal.ie
# La Sultana

Tour the historic Soviet spy ship that just went on sale for $25.5 million

Sep 19th 2015, 3:00 PM 15,163 Views 20 Comments

The vessel was used to spy on the US and Britain during the cold war.

# boat - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Fishing boat off Donegal coast nearly hit by submarine
# Close Encounter
From TheJournal.ie
# Close Encounter

Fishing boat off Donegal coast nearly hit by submarine

Sep 9th 2015, 4:23 PM 28,097 Views 45 Comments

The incident happened about 14 miles off Tory Island.

# boat - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler
# Donegal
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# Donegal

Galway fisherman dies after becoming overcome by fumes on trawler

Aug 25th 2015, 10:15 AM 22,334 Views 6 Comments

A second man remains in a critical condition.

# boat - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat
# See The Sights
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# See The Sights

Fire brigade rescues 45 tourists from River Liffey boat

Aug 16th 2015, 4:49 PM 49,168 Views 23 Comments

These visitors got a unique tour…

# boat - Saturday 15 August, 2015

More than 40 people suffocated in hold of migrant boat
# Italy
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# Italy

More than 40 people suffocated in hold of migrant boat

Aug 15th 2015, 4:41 PM 9,863 Views 79 Comments

The boat which was intercepted off the Italian coast was carrying around 300 people.

# boat - Monday 10 August, 2015

The biggest residential yacht in the world has been paying a visit to Dublin
# Ahoy
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# Ahoy

The biggest residential yacht in the world has been paying a visit to Dublin

Aug 10th 2015, 3:15 PM 37,322 Views 40 Comments

A room onboard will set you back a few shillings.

# boat - Friday 7 August, 2015

Man hit by propeller of out-of-control boat after falling overboard
# Clew Bay
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# Clew Bay

Man hit by propeller of out-of-control boat after falling overboard

Aug 7th 2015, 7:58 AM 14,062 Views 19 Comments

He was rushed to hospital by helicopter.

# boat - Friday 10 July, 2015

Ireland has just sent its second ship to the Mediterranean
# LE Niamh
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# LE Niamh

Ireland has just sent its second ship to the Mediterranean

Jul 10th 2015, 10:20 PM 17,075 Views 74 Comments

LÉ Niamh is set to replace the LÉ Eithne.

# boat - Friday 3 July, 2015

This dolphin jumped on board a boat and broke a woman's ankles
# Thinks It's People
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# Thinks It's People

This dolphin jumped on board a boat and broke a woman's ankles

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:47 AM 21,276 Views 21 Comments

The 350-pound animal broke both of a woman’s ankles when it landed on her.

# boat - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

At least five dead after cruise ship with 458 on board capsizes
# Search
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# Search

At least five dead after cruise ship with 458 on board capsizes

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:54 AM 21,496 Views 7 Comments

Footage showed rescue workers tapping on the ship’s hull, part of which remained above water, with some holding welding gear.

# boat - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Was it Russian? British? Mystery surrounds submarine that 'dragged' trawler off Co Down
# Near Miss
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# Near Miss

Was it Russian? British? Mystery surrounds submarine that 'dragged' trawler off Co Down

Apr 16th 2015, 2:00 PM 37,192 Views 61 Comments

The vessel was heavily damaged following the incident.

# boat - Friday 3 April, 2015

'I thought I lost you': Sailor missing at sea for 66 days found safe and well
# Raw Fish And Rainwater
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# Raw Fish And Rainwater

'I thought I lost you': Sailor missing at sea for 66 days found safe and well

Apr 3rd 2015, 8:22 AM 21,780 Views 18 Comments

Louis Jordan had been on a fishing trip when he hit a rough patch of weather.

# boat - Sunday 29 March, 2015

WATCH: Gardaí probe cause of barge fire at Grand Canal Dock
# Up In Flames
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# Up In Flames

WATCH: Gardaí probe cause of barge fire at Grand Canal Dock

Mar 29th 2015, 10:14 AM 33,718 Views 19 Comments

Dublinc Fire Brigade put out the fire in the early hours of this morning.

# boat - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Five rescued from sinking Irish trawler off Scottish coast
# Iuda Naofa
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# Iuda Naofa

Five rescued from sinking Irish trawler off Scottish coast

Jan 20th 2015, 9:42 PM 15,767 Views 13 Comments

The trawler began taking on water, and soon listed and began sinking.

# boat - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Here's how to NOT launch a lifeboat, ever
# Bounce Bounce
From The Daily Edge
# Bounce Bounce

Here's how to NOT launch a lifeboat, ever

Oct 1st 2014, 7:58 AM 2,943 Views 1 Comment

Right so, at least they tried.

# boat - Monday 22 September, 2014

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat
# Saving Lives
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# Saving Lives

Arklow RNLI rescue 3 people from sinking powerboat

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:02 AM 7,610 Views 14 Comments

The rescue was described as a ‘close call’ by RNLI volunteers.

# boat - Friday 19 September, 2014

Here's why proposing to someone on a paddle boat is a terrible idea
# Proposal Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Proposal Fail

Here's why proposing to someone on a paddle boat is a terrible idea

Sep 19th 2014, 9:08 PM 4,047 Views 2 Comments

Upsetting.

# boat - Sunday 7 September, 2014

'Shocked' boaters rescued in Cobh after motor-craft crashes at Titanic Bar
# Out Of Control
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# Out Of Control

'Shocked' boaters rescued in Cobh after motor-craft crashes at Titanic Bar

Sep 7th 2014, 11:29 AM 24,245 Views 25 Comments

The men were thrown from their vessel after hitting a buoy. The boat then sped away from the scene and crashed into the shore.

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