line suffered a disaster in January 1983 when seven people died after a towering structure of an oil rig struck the cable line and caused two cable cars to plunge into the sea while trapping others.
Not everyone's happy about the cable-car
idea, of course, least of all the bus drivers, who stand to lose business.
Twenty skiers plunged 300 feet to their deaths yesterday when a US warplane cut their cable-car
He also said that there are rare anecdotal reports that some tourists have begun to use the informal cable-cars
, many of which are self-operated in that the users board and then propel themselves across whatever gap is being bridged.
From Engelberg you reach Mount Titlis by three different cable-cars
, all wheelchair accessible.