Helicopter pulls off crazy move to rescue stranded skier

A first-responder helicopter pilot showed off his unbelievable skills while rescuing a skier in the French Alps. 

The man was left writhing in pain after dislocating his knee while skiing in the Pass of Anterne with some friends. Stranded at 6,500 feet, things could have become drastic if a skilled helicopter hadn't found a way to rescue him. 

The amazing video that is now going viral shows the helicopter finding the man on the hill and slowly lowering, cramming it's nose into the snow while the rest of the vehicle remained airborne. This was made even more impressive as strong winds whipped through the blades, trying to knock the helicopter out of its very delicate balance. 

Though the footage has now gone viral, the pilot insists this was routine. He told the Epoch Times, "This maneuver is taught to all pilots who pass the mountain qualification."

Watch the daring rescue above. 

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Refugees and migrants wait to be rescued from their sinking rubber boat some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A man is rescued after the rubber boat he was in began to take on water some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees are rescued after the rubber boat they were in began to take on water some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees wait to be rescued after the rubber boat they were in began to take on water some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in began to sink some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat she was in began to sink some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees are rescued after the rubber boat they were in began to take on water some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant in the water waits to be rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
A migrant is helped out of the sea during a rescue operation some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Refugees and migrant wait to be rescued as their rubber boat sinks some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A woman is lifted from the sea onto a rescue boat after the rubber boat carrying migrants and refugees began to sink some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe.(ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Migrants and refugees wait to be rescued from their sinking rubber boat some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees are helped out of the sea during a rescue operation some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Refugees and migrant are rescued after the rubber boat they were in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees wait to be rescued from their sinking rubber boat some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A migrant is helped during a rescue operation some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrants and refugees wait to be rescued from their sinking rubber boat some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - Migrant and refugees are rescued off a sinking rubber boat some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Migrant and refugees swim towards a rescue boat as their rubber boat sinks some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. (ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
TOPSHOT - A migrant holds onto a rope during a rescue operation some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. / AFP / ARIS MESSINIS (Photo credit should read ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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