Dive teams have begun searching the wreckage of a Coast Guard helicopter for its three missing crew after it crashed into the Atlantic over a week ago.
Update 12.03pm: Divers are likely to search the wreckage of Rescue 116 this afternoon.
Update 10.30pm: Rescue workers off the Mayo coast hope to dive on the wreckage of Rescue 116 tomorrow.
Latest: Wreckage of the rescue 116 helicopter has been found off the county Mayo coast.
Update 9.30pm: The Air Accident Investigation Unit has released a statement saying they have rescued a significant amount of debris from the R116.
The search crew hunting for the wreckage of missing Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 116 are meeting this evening to discuss the next stage of the operation.
The captain of a Coast Guard helicopter that crashed into the Atlantic during a rescue mission was a brave hero, an adoring mother and a champion of the underdog, her funeral Mass has heard.
The search is continuing for her three fellow crew members off the County Mayo coast.
Coast Guard, Gardaí and members of the local community have held a candle-lit vigil for the crew of Rescue 116 at the Sundial in Blackrock, Co Louth, this evening.
Remembering Captain Dara Fitzpatrick, and missing crew members Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith, and Paul Ormsby.
Latest: The family of Dara Fitzpatrick have spoken about their grief following the death of the Coast Guard pilot yesterday.
Latest: The three missing Irish Coast Guard crew members have been named locally as Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith and Paul Ormsby.