Huge land and sea search underway for missing crew of Rescue 116 today

A huge land and sea search is taking place along the West Coast of Ireland today for the two missing crew of Rescue 116.

The helicopter crashed over three weeks ago off the Mayo coast.

The RNLI, Coastguard and Naval service will take advantage of today’s good weather to search both land and sea from Donegal to Achill Island.

Garrett Morrison from the RNLI says today’s teams will be conducting a thorough search: