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Updated video from 2011 Kit Carson/Challenger recovery

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Updated video from 2011 Kit Carson/Challenger recovery

Postby Fiemus » Thu Mar 15, 2012 8:43 pm

Here's an expanded video of the recovery from Kit Carson/Challenger last year produced by Gart Williams (member of the public who happened to be up there while the 3-day SAR mission happened):


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Re: Updated video from 2011 Kit Carson/Challenger recovery

Postby grey_wulff1 » Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:06 pm

Very powerful video....well done. This shows the willingness and skill of local SAR Teams. Strong work!!
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Re: Updated video from 2011 Kit Carson/Challenger recovery

Postby Michael J » Tue Aug 28, 2012 11:12 am

Nicely done video, powerful images. I remember hearing about that recovery last year and it really brings home the seriousness of the mountains that we all love so much.

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