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Spanish team member Carlos Soria (71) on Manaslu.
Image by Tente Lagunilla courtesy Tente Lagunilla, SOURCE

Tente Lagunilla on Manaslu rescues: "The Impossible has happened today"

Posted: Apr 26, 2010 04:21 pm EDT

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The Spanish team on Manaslu is back in BC, waiting out bad weather after setting up C2. Team member Tente Lagunilla reported on the aerial rescue of two missing Korean climbers and their seven stranded mates. The operation was performed by Air Zermatt+Fishtail Air (Check the rescuers report in a separate story).Korean summit push"April 20th, a Korean team set off on a summit push," Tente recounted. April 21st, they moved from C1 to C2; on April 22nd, proceeded to C3 and on the following morning they attempted to reach the...

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