Meet The Glacier Pilot, 1957
In January 1957 journalist Omer Grawet went to interview the Swiss search and rescue pilot and national hero Hermann Geiger in Crans-Montana. Sometimes nicknamed the Flying St. Bernard, Geiger was the first to land successfully on a glacier and flew several hundreds of rescue missions.
(Collection Omer Grawet)
SwitzerlandCransMontanaHermann GeigerOmer Grawet1957