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English translation: Aag mountain/volcano

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15:17 Jul 7, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
German term or phrase: Aag-Massiv
The text is about helicopter skiing in East Siberia:
Jeder Skitag bringt neue Destinationen mit anderen Highlights: An einem Tag ist es das *Aag-Massiv* mit seinen Birkenwäldern in den Tälern;

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Emily Lemon
Austria
Local time: 06:35
English translation:Aag mountain/volcano
Explanation:
The skies clear, the wind subsides and we are headed, finally, to the apex of the 2350-metre ** Aag volcano **. The sunlight reflecting off the volcano's snowy walls is blinding as we approach in the helicopter. Aag does not have a classic cone shape.
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2005/02/18/1108609400696.html

A Kamchatka Airlines Mi-8 helicopter bringing skiers and snowboarders to the top of the 2,350-meter Aag mountain near Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in southern Kamchatka. Heliski tours are drawing increasing numbers of tourists.
http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_hb5939/is_200411/ai_n2...


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Andrea Winzer
United States
Local time: 00:35
Grading comment
Thank you very much!
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3 +4Aag mountain/volcano
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Aag mountain/volcano


Explanation:
The skies clear, the wind subsides and we are headed, finally, to the apex of the 2350-metre ** Aag volcano **. The sunlight reflecting off the volcano's snowy walls is blinding as we approach in the helicopter. Aag does not have a classic cone shape.
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2005/02/18/1108609400696.html

A Kamchatka Airlines Mi-8 helicopter bringing skiers and snowboarders to the top of the 2,350-meter Aag mountain near Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in southern Kamchatka. Heliski tours are drawing increasing numbers of tourists.
http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_hb5939/is_200411/ai_n2...




Andrea Winzer
United States
Local time: 00:35
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thank you very much!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger: One of the Kamchatka vulcanoes. http://www.summitpost.org/mountain/rock/153886/aag-arik-volc...
10 mins
  -> Thank you, Kim!

agree  Ken McKerrow: looks stunning, google images
13 mins
  -> Thank you, Ken!

agree  Julia Lipeles
3 hrs
  -> Thank you, Julia!

agree  Dave 72: Yeah!!
5 hrs
  -> Thank you, Dave!
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