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Annapurna High 2000
Czech Ultralight Expedition

ultralight flight over the 8,091 meter high Annapurna peak


*** Photographs by Patrik Sainer except where noted otherwise. Photos taken with the Kodak DC280.

Picture Gallery
(Set 1)

Picture Gallery
(Set 2)

Picture Gallery
(Set 3)

Picture Gallery
(Set 4)

Picture Gallery
(Set 5: cellebration
of Bada Dashain)

Annapurna High 2000Annapurna range, with Annapurna I seen on the far left. Annapurna High 2000View of Machhapuchu and Mardi Himal.
Annapurna High 2000Assembly of ultralight craft after unopacking from wooden crates. Annapurna High 2000Exhilirated pilot Jan Bém immediately after his record-setting flight.
Annapurna High 2000Map with flight path. Annapurna High 2000Expedition seal.
Annapurna High 2000Machhapuchu, the first obstacle of the flight. Annapurna High 2000 Annapurna II and Annapurna IV mountain ranges.
Annapurna High 2000View of the Seti River in the foreground and Mt. St. Machhapuchhu in the distance. Annapurna High 2000View of Annapurna II and Annapurna IV, with Mardi Himal in the foreground.
Annapurna High 2000Sun-kissed clouds surround peaks of the Annapurna range.

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Written by Patrik Sainer, translation by Alesh Houdek
Annapurna High 2000 Expedition, e-mail: annapurnahigh@hotmail.com
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