Search & Rescue Links

These are a selection of links to local, national and international Search and Rescue bodies.

The inclusion of a link to an external website from Sky Watch (NI) should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website or the site’s owners (or their products/services). For more details, see below.

Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service

Northern Ireland Ambulance Service

Police Service of Northern Ireland

Lough Neagh Rescue

Community Rescue Service

Portrush Lifeboat

Mourne Mountain Rescue Team

Search and Rescue Dog Association

Foyle Search and Rescue

North West Mountain Rescue Team

Lagan Search and Rescue

Great Britain

UK Civil Air Patrol

Highland Civil Air Patrol

Lowland Civil Air Patrol

Channel Islands Air Search


Royal Navy SAR

Royal Airforce SAR

HM Coastguard


Irish Cave Rescue Organisation

Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team

Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue


Sweden Volunteer Air Corp

(Canada) Civil Air Search and Rescue Association

USA Civil Air Patrol

External links are selected and reviewed when the page is published. However, Sky Watch (NI) is not responsible for the content of external websites. This is because:

  • Sky Watch (NI) does not produce them or maintain/update them
  • Sky Watch (NI) cannot change them
  • they can be changed without Sky Watch (NI)’s knowledge or agreement.

Some of our external links may be to websites which also offer commercial services, such as online purchases.