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Rescue operation
Rescue operation in Elbrus area. Helicopter.

5 May 2007 was another rescue operation on Elbrus East slopes. Russian team (5 people) was after "cold night" and one man has broken leg.

Ushba and Donguzarun in background.

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butitsadryheatAmazing...

butitsadryheat

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How small that helicopter is compared to the mountains. Nice photo. I hope the person being rescued was not in your party!
Posted Jun 22, 2007 9:56 pm

bobeckThe enormity

bobeck

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yet smallness is amazing. I work SAR in Zion and the scope is miniscule compared to this!
Posted Jan 30, 2008 11:05 am

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codelancerSubmitted by codelancer
on Jun 22, 2007 8:31 pm

Image ID: 303873
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Lat/Lon: 43.35000°N / 42.43330°E
Object Title: Rescue operation