Andes plane crash 50th anniversary

World Today


Would you eat another human to survive? It’s been 50 years since 16 young men survived a plane crash in the Andes and suffered freezing temperatures for over 70 days as they waited for help. The ordeal was brought to wider audiences by the 1993 movie, “Alive.”

Hear the survivors recount their experiences.

CGTN’S Joel Richards reports.