Highest text message
Rod Baber
Nepal (Mt Everest)

The highest altitude at which a land based mobile phone text message was successfully sent is 8,848 m (29,029 ft), achieved by Rod Baber (UK) using a Motorola MOTO Z8 on the summit of Mt Everest, Nepal, at 12.52 am GMT on 21 May 2007. The message read: 'One small step for man one giant step for mobilekind - thanks Motorola'.