400 flown from James Bond mountain after Swiss cable car breaks down

Tourists are seen in front of the world's first revolving restaurant, known as Piz Gloria from the 1969 James Bond movie "On Her Majesty's Secret Service", which was filmed there, on the peak of the Schilthorn mountain (altitude 2970 m/ 9744 feet) at the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland August 7, 2012. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

ZURICH (Reuters) – Helicopters airlifted about 400 people off the Swiss mountain featured in the 1969 James Bond movie “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service” on Thursday after a cable car broke down, stranding them briefly at about 10,000 feet above sea level. The tourists were atop the 2,970-metre (9,744 ft) Piz Gloria mountain when a […]

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