Avalanche deaths: picture released of Sqn Ldr Rimon Than

Sqn Ldr Rimon Than was born in Burma in 1979 Credit: PA Wire
Colleagues described him as "an approachable and lovable character" Credit: Ministry of Defence


RAF avalanche victim named

One of three people killed in an avalanche in the Scottish Highlands yesterday has been named by Northern Constabulary as Rimon Than, 33, a squadron leader based at RAF Valley on Anglesey.