In 2010, 33 miners were stuck for 69 days 2,300 feet below ground when the main ramp into the a copper and gold mine in northern chile collapsed all the miners were rescued this week they . Florencio avalos, the first chilean miner steps from the rescue capsule more pbs newshour coverage here: . How nasa helped 'the 33' chilean miners how nasa helped 'the 33' chilean miners .
On october 13 2010, 33 chilean miners were rescued after 69 days trapped underground five years on, with a hollywood film of their story about to be released, we look at their lives then and now. The rescue of 33 miners from chile's san josé mine after 69 days trapped underground was a triumph shared with the whole world but the transition back to normality is proving difficult for both . Chile's trapped miners were shuttled up a narrow escape shaft to freedom and joyous reunions on wednesday in a meticulously planned rescue operation that ended their two-month ordeal deep underground. Florencio ávalos, the first of 33 chilean miners trapped in a collapsed mine shaft for 69 days to be rescued, has just returned to the earth’s surface in the red, white and blue “fénix 2″ rescue capsule.
A nd one of the 33 chilean miners who was trapped underground said that he and some of his fellow survivors were sending their best wishes, and offered to support los 44. Chile rejoices as all 33 miners are rescued 'you brought your shift out like a good captain,' chilean president sebastian pinera tells luis urzua, who was the last miner to surface, ending a 69-day ordeal. After 69 days trapped deep in chile's san josé copper mine, 33 miners, hauled from the depths one at a time, stepped out of the tiny capsule and into the embrace of a cheering world.
A group of miners close to the entrance manged to escape but 33 others further inside the mine were left trapped thick dust clouds from falling debris blinded the miners for around six hours. Miners rescued from chilean mine rescuers in chile began the night of oct 12 raising the 33 trapped miners one-by-one to the surface, ending their 69-day ordeal no one in history has been . The 69-day ordeal of 33 chilean miners’ fraught pain and hardship was beamed around the world in 2010 as they remained trapped deep below the ground, but what happened to them after they were .
Read cnn's fast facts about the 2010 rescue of 33 miners from a collapsed mine in the atacama region of northern chile. A thai soccer team has been trapped in a cave for two weeks some of the 33 chilean miners who were trapped in a mine for 69 days have spoken out recently on. The 33 trapped chilean miners will have to aid their own escape, clearing thousands of tons of rock that will fall as the rescue hole is drilled, the engineer in charge of drilling said sunday .
Along with a billion or so other people, actor antonio banderas watched live in 2010 as 33 chilean miners were miraculously pulled from a hole in the ground, after 69 days trapped 2,300 feet below . The 33 chronicled the event that gripped the international community when 33 chilean miners were buried under 100- year-old gold and copper mine and trapped for 69 days. The rescue of the 33 chilean miners, trapped for 69 days a half a mile beneath the mountain, is a story for the ages, isn’t it can you imagine the ecstatic joy .
Rescuers in chile began the night of oct 12 raising the 33 trapped miners one-by-one to the surface, ending their 69-day ordeal no one in history has been trapped underground so long and . 33 miners, buried alive for 69 days: this is their remarkable survival story hector tobar jul 10 almost half a mile underground for 69 grueling days, a group of chilean miners hangs on to hope. Johnny barrios, one of 33 chilean miners trapped 2,300 feet underground for 69 days in 2010 - but unlike the others, he was probably safer below as two warring women waited for him above.