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May 24, 2011

We left Base Camp in the very morning after 46 days spent at over 5400m on Himalaya's Kangchenjunga. I shall reach home in about two weeks.

May 23, 2011

Oscar, Antonello, Dawa and myself stayed all night in BC with Serbian Dragan. Criticaly ill. Both pulmonary and cerebral edema.

May 23, 2011

Gave all night oxygen, some time 4 l/minute, injectable dex and nifedipine. Waiting for helicopter. Had been an extremly close call.

May 22, 2011

A dangerous cloudy conditions helicopter rescue is just underway at 7000m on Kang for Cleo Weidlich client of the commercial expedition.

May 21, 2011

The whole context up here is shouting at us loudly that Pawel and myself are going to have an Episode No. 2 on Kang next Spring as well.

May 21, 2011

Pawel just went safely down to BC all the way from 7400m. Very tired but ok. Drinking his green tea now.

May 20, 2011

Azim Gheychisaz, using no O2, first Iranian on Kang. No reliable info about the French. People expected coming down to BC tomorrow.

May 20, 2011

Almost all people using oxygen made it to the summit. Spanish star Oscar Cadiach, using no O2, turned back for now the 3rd time on Kang :(

May 20, 2011

Out of the 9 person Russian team (comprising Christian Stangl as well), Alexey Bolotov, Nikolay Totmyanin and Israfil Ashurly (later using

May 20, 2011

oxygen), made the top.Christian as well but apparently with frostbite. Star Gleb Sokolov turned back due to stomach problems similar to mine

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