• Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uruguayan_Air_Force_Flight_571 Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 was a chartered flight that originated in Montevideo, Uruguay, bound for Santiago, Chile.On October 13, 1972, while crossing the Andes, the inexperienced co-pilot of the Fairchild FH-227D who was in command mistakenly believed they had reached Curicó, Chile, despite instrument readings that indicated otherwise. The aircraft began descending too early to reach ...
  • Uruguayan Air Force flight 571 | Crash, Rescue, & Facts ...

    www.britannica.com/event/Uruguayan-Air-Force-flight-571 Uruguayan Air Force flight 571, also called Miracle of the Andes or Spanish El Milagro de los Andes, flight of an airplane charted by a Uruguayan amateur rugby team that crashed in the Andes Mountains in Argentina on October 13, 1972, the wreckage of which was not located for more than two months. Of the 45 people aboard the plane, only 16 ...
  • Flight 571 plane crash: Survivors made gruesome cannibal pact

    www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/.../539c0d2c4b1569f40ba4c1578045900b Uruguayan Air Force flight 571 was flying members of a college rugby team and their relatives from Uruguay’s capital Montevideo to Santiago, Chile, for a rugby game.
  • The incredible story of Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 ...

    coolinterestingstuff.com/the-incredible-story-of-uruguayan-air-force-flig... Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 (T-571) was a scheduled flight from Carrasco International Airport, Montevideo in Uruguay to Pudahuel Airport, Santiago in Chile with a stopover at Mendoza International Airport in Argentina. The Fairchild FH-227D was carrying 40 passengers & 5 crew members.
  • Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 - Top 10 Miraculous Rescues ...

    content.time.com/time/specials/.../0,28804,1977927_1977934_1977876,00.html On Oct. 13, 1972, Uruguayan Air Force flight 571 crashed in the Andes mountains. On board were members of the Uruguayan rugby team and their friends and family — 45 people in all. Their chance of survival was so grim that the search mission was called off after just eight days.
  • A Plane Carrying 45 People Crashed In The Andes – 16 Of ...

    allthatsinteresting.com/miracle-in-the-andes-uruguayan-flight-571 The men hiked for 10 days through below freezing temperatures before finally finding rescue. Of the 45 people on board Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571, only 16 survived the two-month ordeal in the mountains. Their survival became known as the “Miracle In The Andes” and inspired numerous books and films, including Alive.
  • Story of Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 - YouTube

    www.youtube.com/watch Story of the crash of Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571. Forty years ago, on October 13th, 1972, forty five people boarded a chartered flight out of Argentina headed for Chile. Only sixteen survived ...
  • 'I had to eat piece of my friend to ... - Daily Mail Online

    www.dailymail.co.uk/.../I-eat-piece-friend-survive-Torment-1972-Andes-plane-c... Dr Canessa, now a top pediatric cardiologist, was one of 45 passengers including his rugby team Old Christians, aboard the Uruguayan Air Force flight 571 when it hit a mountain range shrouded in ...
  • Actual photo of survivors of the Andes plane ... - reddit

    www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/.../actual_photo_of_survivors_of_the_andes_plane "Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571, also known as the Andes flight disaster, and in South America as Miracle in the Andes (El Milagro de los Andes) was a chartered flight carrying 45 people, including a rugby team, their friends, family and associates that crashed in the Andes on 13 October 1972.
  • After the Plane Crash—and the Cannibalism—a Life of Hope

    www.nationalgeographic.com/.../160403-andes-uruguay-rugby-cannibal-plane-cras... Members of the "Old Christians" rugby team stand near the fuselage of their Uruguayan Air Force F-227 plane two months after it crashed while ferrying them to a match in Chile.