The ‘Miracle of the Andes’ fifty years on

The ‘Miracle of the Andes’ fifty years on View of peak to the west that the three men climbed. The crash site memorial in the foreground was created after the survivors’ rescue.

Moral choiches are not always as clear-cut as we might like them to be, writes David Quinn I remember it very well. I was in junior school at the time and our teacher, Mrs O’Leary, was very excited when she told us the news that victims of a plane crash in the Andes had been found…

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