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Avalanche Kills German Skier Near Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis In Tirol, Austria

Tirol, Austria - On December 13, 2017 a German skier was killed in an avalanche while skiing off piste below the cable car on...
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Avalanche Kills Italian Skier Near Ovronnaz In Valais, Switzerland

Valais, Switzerland - On Sunday, December 11, 2017 a 49-year-old Italian skier was caught, buried, and killed in an avalanche while skiing off-piste in...
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5 Soldiers Missing After Avalanches Hit Military Posts Near Line Of Control In India...

Line Of Control, Kashmir - After heavy snowfall in the region, two separate avalanches struck two Indian army posts near the Line Of Control...
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Avalanche Kills Ice Climber In The Anlauftal Valley In Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg, Austria - On Sunday, December 10, 2017 an avalanche killed a 24-year-old ice climber on Federweiß icefall (180 m, Wi4) in the Eisarena in...
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8 Dead, 1 Missing, After Avalanche On Oshtorankouh In The Zagros Mountains Of Iran...

Oshtorankouh, Iran - On Thursday December 7, 2017 a group of mountaineers were caught in an avalanche on 4150-meter Oshtoran Kuh (اشترانکوه‎) in the...
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Avalanche Kills Skier In The High Tatras Of Slovakia

High Tatras, Slovakia - On Wednesday, December 6, 2017 a 30-year-old Slovakian ski tourer was killed in an avalanche on the Zbojnícky spád in...
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Arcteryx Announces Advisory Notice For Voltair Avalanche Airbags

In December 2017, Arcteryx announced an "advisory notice for both 20L and 30L Voltair Avalanche Airbags."According to Arcteryx.com, "Our quality control team has recently...
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Avalanche Kills Two Skiers On Petit Som On Chartreuse Massif In France

Chartreuse, France - On Saturday, December 2, 2017, two skiers were killed in an avalanche near the Pas du Loup under the col de...
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One Dead, One Missing In Avalanche On Pietrosu Peak In Calimani Mountains In Romania

Pietrosu Peak, Romania - On Friday, December 1, 2017, three mountaineers were caught in an avalanche at on 2102-meter Pietrosu Peak in the Calimani...
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Avalanche Kills Mountaineer On Carja Peak In Parang Mountains In Romania

Carja Peak, Romania - On Friday, December 1, 2017 an avalanche killed a 38-year-old man from Bucharest on 2405-meter Carja Peak in the Parang...