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climb

[klīm]
(aerospace engineering)
The gain in altitude of an aircraft.

climb

i. Ascending flight.
ii. The portion of flight operation between takeoff and the initial cruising altitude. Also called climb-out.
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On February 15, two climbers from Lithuania - Saikauskas Saulius and Kestutis Skrupskelis - fell off a cliff near the Racek hut.
Relatives and friends of the two climbers have started raising funds for the rescue operation.
A record number of climbers have tried to climb Everest this year.
Under the new rules, individual abled climbers will need to be accompanied by a mountain guide (Sherpa) and high-altitude workers who accompany such expeditions to the summit.
Nepal is barring lone climbers from all its peaks, including 29,029ft Everest.
Mont Blanc, which straddles Italyas northwest border with France, continues to claim victims among hikers and climbers.
Now, the teams at camp-III were deprived of an experienced climber i.
Summary: As deaths on the highest mountain rise, questions are being raised about the unusually high number of permits being given to climbers
KATHMANDU -- Four climbers have been found dead inside a tent on Mount Everest, taking the death toll this season to 10.
Yearwood's death comes a day after 26-year-old Indian climber Ravi Kumar went missing in the same area during his descent from the peak.
THE mummified remains of two climbers have been found frozen in a mountain glacier 16 years after they disappeared.
Club president Hilario Aguilar says it could be that of a climber but he does not know of any climbers unaccounted for in the past 50 years.