Home Tags Avalanche

Tag: Avalanche

Russian tourist dies in Austrian avalanche

A Russian tourist died at a ski resort in Austria as a result of an avalanche.

At least 11 climbers die in Nepal avalanche

KATHMANDU, Nepal - At least 11 climbers were killed in an avalanche Sunday morning on Manaslu, the world's eighth-highest peak, a pilot who took part in the rescue effort said.

Ice flood kills at least 9 climbers at Manaslu peak trail...

KATHMANDU, Nepal - A massive avalanche hit a team of climbing group of French, Germans, and Italians who were reportedly near the top of Manaslu Peak also known as Kutang.

13 dead, 50 missing in Nepal avalanche, flood

(eTN) - At least 13 people are dead and over 50 missing in Seti River Flood resulted by an avalanche in Annapurna mountain range in Kaski, western Nepal Saturday morning.

134 soldiers buried in Giyari sector Siachen Glacier

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - The chances of survival of more than 130 Pakistani soldiers buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the north when an avalanche hit their camp are rare and meager.

Highest glacier region battleground on Earth: avalanche traps 130

ISLAMABAD - More than 130 Pakistani soldiers are buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the north when an avalanche hit their camp.

Dutch prince seriously injured in an avalanche

Dutch Prince Johan Friso has been seriously injured in an avalanche while on a skiing holiday in the Austrian resort of Lech.

Four tourists dead, one missing in Swiss avalanche

Four people were killed and five injured yesterday when the 11-strong group were caught by the avalanche on the 12,200-foot (3,730-meter) Mont Velan in the Pennine Alps near the Swiss-Italian border.

Tourist helicopter hit by avalanche in Russia, 10 dead

MOSCOW - Ten people were killed when a helicopter carrying snowboarders was hit by an avalanche after landing on a ski slope in Russia's Far East, a spokeswoman for the Emergency Ministry said.

Two Russian tourists missing after an avalanche in China

CHENGDU - Two Russian tourists were reported missing in a scenic mountain in southwest China's Sichuan Province after an avalanche, said local authorities on Saturday.

Six climbers killed in Austrian Alps avalanche

VIENNA – Six mountain climbers were killed in an avalanche near the ski resort of Soelden in the Austrian Alps at the weekend, regional police said Sunday.

Avalanche kills skier at Wyoming ski resort

Jackson, Wyo. – An avalanche has killed a skier at a Wyoming ski resort.