Tynan expresses shock at Cork Airport tragedy

Councillor extends deepest sympathy to relatives of those involved

Cork Workers’ Party Councillor Ted Tynan has expressed shock and sadness at this morning’s tragic air accident at Cork Airport involving a Manx Airlines plane arriving from Belfast which claimed the lives of six people and left another six injured.

Cllr. Tynan said the incident was a major tragedy and he extended his deepest condolences and those of the Workers’ Party to families of all those involved.  He also praised the emergency services and staff at Cork Airport and Cork University Hospital who had responded to the incident with great professionalism and concern.

Issued 10th February 2011

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