UnitedTristar
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33 Years Ago Today 14 Survivors Found In Andes

Fri Dec 23, 2005 1:17 am

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/d...mber/22/newsid_3717000/3717502.stm

The Chilean Air Force finds 14 survivors two months after their plane crashed in the Andes.

This was summarized in a movie called alive.

Scary situation.

So much to be thankful for in this holiday season!

-m



[Edited 2005-12-22 17:22:17]
 
access-air
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RE: 33 Years Ago Today 14 Survivors Found In Andes

Fri Dec 23, 2005 1:50 am

Here are a couple of links to pictures of the aircraft that went down in this mishap. The pictures are from my FH-227 website...

http://fh227.rwy34.com/bigpic.php?id=60

http://fh227.rwy34.com/bigpic.php?id=777

Access-Air
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BR076
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RE: 33 Years Ago Today 14 Survivors Found In Andes

Fri Dec 23, 2005 1:51 am

Quoting Unitedtristar (Thread starter):
This was summarized in a movie called alive.

Great movie, must be really horrible to eat your fellow passengers  yuck 
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Eirjet
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RE: 33 Years Ago Today 14 Survivors Found In Andes

Fri Dec 23, 2005 1:55 am

May those who didn't survive RIP, they are not forgotten.

Eirjet
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