A 69-year-old climber has been rescued by helicopter after collapsing half way up Ben Nevis.
The woman was airlifted after she collapsed on the mountain
The woman was winched aboard the Royal Navy rescue helicopter from Prestwick and taken to a waiting ambulance at the foot of the mountain.
The alarm was raised by a passer-by and the woman was taken to the Belford Hospital in Fort William.
A spokesman for the emergency services said the casualty's condition was not thought to be life-threatening.