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Bad Weather Strands Over 2,500 Travelers at Tiny Airport Near Mount Everest

Posted November 6, 2011 by BNO News

Efforts have begun to airlift more than 2,500 people, most of them tourists, from Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Lukla, Nepal where they have been stranded for days with all commercial flights grounded due to bad weather. Lukla is considered by many to be the most dangerous airport in the world.

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