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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butitsadryheat

butitsadryheat - Jun 22, 2007 9:56 pm - Voted 10/10

Amazing...

How small that helicopter is compared to the mountains. Nice photo. I hope the person being rescued was not in your party!

bobeck

bobeck - Jan 30, 2008 11:05 am - Voted 10/10

The enormity

yet smallness is amazing. I work SAR in Zion and the scope is miniscule compared to this!

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