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Tag Archives: Swiss alps

Twenty killed in plane crash in Swiss Alps

  BASEL: All 20 people on board were killed when a small vintage plane crashed in the Swiss Alps , police said. Three Austrians and 17 Swiss were on board the trimotor JU-52 aircraft, built in the late 1930’s as a military aircraft and later used to operate scenic and ...

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Four skiers die after being caught in Swiss Alps storm

GENEVA: Four skiers were confirmed dead on Monday and five others were in critical condition after being forced to spend the night exposed to the elements in the Swiss Alps, police said. Bad weather in the Pigne d’Arolla area of the Swiss Alps on Sunday caught a group 14 skiers by surprise, police ...

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Heavy snow humbles the global elite at Davos summit

ZURICH: The global economy and geopolitical tensions are taking a back seat to a more immediate problem at this year’s Davos summit of political and business leaders: heavy snow is burying the venue. High in the Swiss alps, on the eve of the opening sessions, many of the roughly 3,000 ...

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