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1

what was the flight called

Uruguayan air force flight 571

2

how many people were on the flight

45

3

who was on the plane

rugby union team

4

where did they crash

the Andes

5

when was the crash

October 13, 1972

6

what is the incident known as

Andes flight disaster and
the Miracle in the Andes

7

how many survived

16

8

when were they rescued

December 23, 1972

9

how many died during the crash

12 died on crash

10

who trekked through the mountains on a 10 day trek

Nando Parrado
Roberto Canessa

11

what was the name of the rugby team

old Christians club rugby union

12

where was the club from

Montevideo, Uruguay

13

where were they heading

Santiago, Chile

14

what was the pilots' fatal error

had to rely on usual time required to cross the path since they couldn't see because it was cloudy. they did not take into account strong headwinds that decreased their speed

15

when was the initial search party called off

eight days

16

what religion were the passengers

roman catholic

17

how did they justify cannibalism

equivalent to the ritual of they holy communion

18

who was a medical student

roberto canessa

19

who accompanied roberto and nando

antonio Vizintin

20

what chilean helped roberto and nando

sergio catalan

21

final death/ alive toll

29 dead
16 alive

22

directed by

frank marshall