Flight Disaster in the Andes: The Andes Plane Crash

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Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571, also known as the Andes flight disaster and the Andes Plane Crash, in South America, as the Miracle of the Andes (El Milagro de los Andes) was a chartered flight carrying 45 people, including a rugby union team, their friends, family and associates, that crashed in the Andes on 13 October 1972. More than a quarter of the passengers died […]