High altitude rescue on Denali one of the few in history

On May 12th, an accident involving a roped team of 4 climbers occurred near the summit on Denali. The rescue and retrieval of the climbers became a somewhat complicated mix of Park Service, military as well as volunteer assistance and may go down in the mountaineering history books.  Sue Deyoe spoke with the helicopter pilot and one of the rangers in charge of the operation…

[audio:http://ktna.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/20110519HeliRescue.mp3|titles=20110519HeliRescue]

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