SERIES | SF DOK: Die Bergretter im Himalaya (3/3)

Rettung in eisigen Höhen

Helicopter rescues at altitudes over 7,000 meters are dangerous. But now there is also a rescue station in the Himalayas. The documentary series 'The Mountain Rescuers in the Himalayas' tells of flying at the limit and the fate of pilots and mountaineers in the midst of the eight-thousanders. On this episode another salvaging of the dead for the mountain rescuers in the Himalayas. A Korean team searched the 8163 metre high Manaslu with a special expedition for two colleagues who had disappeared last year at over 7000 metres. The mountain rescuers, with pilot Dani Aufdenblatten, recover one of the corpses and fly it to the small village of Samagaun. There the Korean friends and family have prepared a Buddhist ceremony to say goodbye worthily to their colleague...





Rettung in eisigen Höhen

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Other titles

  • Die Bergretter im Himalaya - Unterwegs mit der Air Zermatt in eisigen Höhen
  • Rettung am Manaslu
  • Sauvetages suisses dans l'Himalaya - Sauvetage sur les sommets glacés
  • Soccorso dal cielo

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