Simone Moro a celebrity, mountaineer has joined Fishtail Team as the rescue pilot. Mr. Moro, who has the record of climbing Everest four times and other 8000m mountains 11 times, is a very well known person in mountaineering fraternity. His achievement in the winter summit of Gasherbrum II (8035m) in 2011 Feb was well honored & created a history in mountaineering world. Having climbed Makalu (8463m) & Sisha Pangma (8027m) in winter, Simone Moro is the only man in the world with full winter climbs of three 8000m peaks. Having him in the team, of Fishtail Air is proud & honored, believe to explore remote cliffs and corners of the Himalayan peaks to help mountaineers at crisis, through his vast experience of climbing. Further information can be received from www.simonemoro.com
Interview & Report
Kathmandu ( April 26, 2010): Renowned American filmmaker, adventurer and author David Breashers enjoyed a mountain flight to Everest region via Fishtail Air’s chopper yesterday (25th April ).
Best known for co-directing, photographing, and co-producing the acclaimed IMAX film ‘Everest’ in 1996, Breashers has also worked on feature films like ‘ Seven Years in Tibet’ and ‘Cliffhanger’, and the award-winning documentary ‘Red Flag over Tibet’. In 1983 he transmitted the first live pictures from the summit of Mount Everest. For his achievement in filmmaking he has been awarded four Emmy Awards. David Breashers has also co-authored National Geographic’s best-selling book ‘Last Climb’ which documents the disappearance of George Mallory and Andrew Irvine on Mount Everest in 1924. His memoir entitled ‘High Exposure: An Enduring Passion for Everest and Unforgiving Places’ (Simon & Schuster), documenting his life as a mountaineer and filmmaker, remains a best-seller.