Two skiers who failed to return from the Cairngorms have been traced.
A rescue team of four from Cairngorms Mountain Rescue team began searching for the pair last night.
The search was stood down and resumed this morning at 6am.
CMRT pleased to say that the missing persons have been located safe and well by Rescue Aircraft 951 and have been airlifted back to the rescue Base. CMRT extend thanks to all the agencies involved.
— Cairngorm MRT (@cairngorm_mrt) February 7, 2018
Mountain rescue teams from Braemar were involved in the search of the south side of the plateau.
The search also involved a rescue aircraft and coastguard helicopter.