Pakistan army aviation heli in K2 rescue.
courtesy Pakistan Army, SOURCE
K2 Evac by Pakistan Military

Posted: Jul 09, 2015 01:05 am EDT

(Newsdesk/updated July 9, 10.00 am) Pakistan Army Aviation rescued US mountaineer Robert Jackson, 38, by Pakistan army aviation helicopters from K-2 base camp Wednesday afternoon local time. He was part of a 27 member K2 expedition which reached Pakistan on 16 June, said the FB update.

 

Ed note: According to Exweb sources only Himex client Bo Parfitt was heli evacuated from BC on the 8th while another Himex member Alec Turner left BC on Wednesday. It's unclear whether he's trekking or flying back.

 

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