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 (pĭ-lä′təs, pē-lä′to͝os)
A peak, 2,120 m (6,955 ft) high, in the Alps of central Switzerland south-southwest of Lucerne. According to medieval folklore, the body of Pontius Pilate was thrown into a small lake on the mountain.


(German piˈlaːtʊs)
(Placename) a mountain in central Switzerland, in Unterwalden canton: derives its name from the legend that the body of Pontius Pilate lay in a former lake on the mountain. Height: 2122 m (6962 ft)


(piˈlɑ təs)

a mountain in central Switzerland, near Lucerne: a peak of the Alps. 6998 ft. (2130 m).
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But the man who told me about Mount Pilatus says it's one of the things to see.
a New York based hedge fund, and Pilatus Energy SA, an oil and gas company headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, alleging violations of federal securities laws.
Rob Pilatus, half of the defunct pop duo Milli Vanilli, was clubbed with a baseball bat during a break-in attempt Sunday, then arrested on suspicion of making terrorist threats, police said.
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Contract notice: Pilatus type of aircraft leasing and fp6 type cessna caravan for the benefit of paratroopers from the 11th parachute brigade (11th bp).
NNA - The Jordanian airforce will buy nine Pilatus training aircraft for fighter jet pilots, the Swiss company said Monday, without divulging the price tag on the deal.
A plethora of heavy maintenance aviation work has been a boon for the Pilatus Centre Canada in Thunder Bay.
Karim is flying the whole tour and joined in the Oris-branded two-seater Pilatus PC-7 for alternate legs by ex-Swiss Air Force pilot Paul Ruppeiner, and former Swissair pilot Simon Maurer.
com), the manager of the largest civilian fleet of Pilatus PC-12 aircraft in the world, is pleased to announce that Attorney Lorri E.
4-billion artillery deal while deferring a decision on acquiring 106 Swiss Pilatus aircraft for fighter pilot training.
THE IAF's long struggle to acquire new aircraft for rookie pilots has got a fresh twist with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited showing no interest in a proposal for licensed production of the Swiss basic trainer Pilatus PC Mk II even as a simultaneous hunt has been launched for new intermediate jets.