Mission Everest

2014

May 19, 2014

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Follow adventurer Bear Grylls and his friend Gilo Cardozo as they prepare to fly over the summit of Mount Everest. They will be strapped onto flimsy paraglide chutes powered by backpack motors, or paramotors as they are known. First, Gilo must design and build a paramotor that can go a full 3000 metres higher than any other paramotor has gone before. Bear takes charge of their survival strategy. The pair face temperatures of -40°C that will instantly freeze exposed flesh, hurricane-force winds ...
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