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The good weather attracts many alpinists to the mountains and provides for quite a few rescue missions for the Valais rescue companies. In the last seven days, the rescue crews of Air Zermatt AG were called out on no less than 65 missions. In addition to numerous evacuations, injured alpinists also had to be flown to hospitals in Visp, Sion and Bern. Two dramatic missions reached the operations center of the Cantonal Valais Rescue Station on Thursday.
On Wednesday morning, Air Zermatt evacuated three uninjured alpinists at the Italian summit of the Matterhorn at 4,477 meters. They had spent the night on the summit.
A Spanish mountain guide and his guest are evacuated unharmed after a night of thunderstorms in the bivouac, thanks to a quick and professional help.