A UK-Pakistan team has successfully completed a joint expedition in the Karakoram Mountains. The eight-person UK team was formed from 32 Royal Engineer Regiment based in Catterick Garrison. The Pakistan team was a combination of Engineers and High Altitude School instructors.
The five-day expedition was from Minapin to the base of Rakaposhi, following the Minapin Glacier.
Major Dale Luttig, the leader of the UK team, said:
“I am delighted to lead this successful expedition. Our long-standing defence links are a key part of our two countries’ relationship and I am proud that the Royal Engineers are a part of this strong bond.”