A German tourist had to be rescued in a complicated procedure in very windy conditions after a 25m plunge on Table Mountain, luckily having landed on a narrow ledge against a lone tree.
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A caller reported that their party of four was being stalked and threatened by what appeared to be four males.
Working together with the Western Cape Department of Health EMS and other rescue organisations towards a common goal to contribute to the National Health System by providing rapid emergency transportation of patients.
I looked down to see my ropes in space some 2-3m from the Dream ledge.
Two occupants of a light aircraft had to be rescued after their plane struck a 2km long zipline cable near Sun City/Pilanesberg (North West Province, South Africa).
A young woman has been admitted to hospital with a suspected head injury after falling on a hiking trail on Table Mountain in Cape Town late on Saturday afternoon, paramedics said.
After ongoing speculation (in many cases incorrect) regarding the recent accident on Arrow final, resulting in the deaths of popular Cape Town guide Ian Slatem and a lady climber…
There is an almost ubiquitous air of steely coolness coupled with a weird mix of awe and envy when you think about a pilot.
A rescue helicopter attempted an extraction on the Adlersruhe below the summit of Grossglockner (3,798 meters), Austria’s highest peak.
A teenager fell 10m from the Lakeside Pinnacle in Muizenberg on Monday injuring his leg and face, Wilderness Search and Rescue said.