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Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:08 PM

The plane that crashed in the Andes

In the early 70's wasn't found for two months. I haven't heard this mentioned.

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madaboutharry Mar 2014 OP
Drunken Irishman Mar 2014 #1
madaboutharry Mar 2014 #2
bigwillq Mar 2014 #4
Tansy_Gold Mar 2014 #5
A HERETIC I AM Mar 2014 #3
B2G Mar 2014 #6
Sheldon Cooper Mar 2014 #8
malaise Mar 2014 #7

Response to madaboutharry (Original post)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:09 PM

1. The one where the survivors had to resort to cannibalism?

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Reply #1)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:10 PM

2. Yes, that one.

There was a movie made about this crash.

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Response to madaboutharry (Reply #2)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:13 PM

4. The movie was pretty good.

 

I think it was called "Alive"

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Response to madaboutharry (Reply #2)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:16 PM

5. the book is by Piers Paul Read n/t

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Response to Drunken Irishman (Reply #1)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:11 PM

3. .....

"God was my co-pilot, but we crashed in the mountains and I had to eat him!"








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Response to madaboutharry (Original post)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:30 PM

6. What kind of technolgy back then

 

Was avaialable to determine the crash location? Compared to today?

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Response to B2G (Reply #6)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:36 PM

8. None, IIRC.

Two of the survivors finally hiked out to civilization and brought rescuers back with them.

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Response to madaboutharry (Original post)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:31 PM

7. True true

I remember that well

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