swank60 said:*sidenote - do you suppose it has some sort of oxygen/fuel injection system to keep the thing going that high up?
wesintl said:I agree.. wow.. but it was bound to happen sooner or later. Maybe a helo will land on the moon next
Cruiserdrew said:I'm bummed about this as well. The previous experience was a mission. A life time of training, 2 months on the mountain, a climb that killed 1/3 of the people attempting it and an all consuming passion for many people. Now, the experience is diluted forever. Imagine training 10 years for that climb, and arriving at the summit only to be greated by weathy fools in a heli.