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    THE AFTERMATH OF THE CRASH OF AN ARGENTINE MILITARY TRANSPORT PLANE WITH 49 PEOPLE ABOARD.?

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    1.
    LV CRASHED AIRLINER
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    2.
    SV PAN WRECKAGE
    0.07

    3.
    SV TILT UP PART OF FUSELAGE
    0.14

    4.
    GV HELPERS CARRY OFF BODY ON STRETCHER
    0.16

    5.
    SV MAN SEARCHES AMONG DEBRIS
    0.21

    6.
    SV OTHERS SEARCH
    0.24

    7.
    SV MAN FINDS SMALL SHOE
    0.29

    8.
    GV TILT UP WRECKAGE
    0.33



    Initials JRG/N/MGT/PN



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE AFTERMATH OF THE CRASH OF AN ARGENTINE MILITARY TRANSPORT PLANE WITH 49 PEOPLE ABOARD. THE PLANE -- AN ARGENTINE AIR FORCE DC-4 -- GOT LOST IN FOG WHILE ON A PASSENGER FIGHT FROM BUENOS AIRES TO LIMA, PERU. IT CRASHED ON FRIDAY NIGHT INTO A COASTAL SAND DUNE WHILE APPROACHING LIMA. FORTY SIX OF THE 49 ABOARD DIED.

    ONE UNINJURED SURVIVOR WAS A 14-YEAR-OLD BOY. HE WAS THROWN OUT BY THE IMPACT AND CRAWLED CLEAR OF THE FLAMING WRECKAGE. LATER HE HEARD SOBBING AND FOUND AN EIGHT-YEAR-OLD GIRL PASSENGER AMONG THE DUNES.

    THEN THEY FOUND ONE OF THE CREW, CRYING FEEBLY FOR HELP BEFORE COLLAPSING. A SEARCHING NAVAL HELICOPTER SPOTTED THEM AT DAWN AND CARRIED THEM OFF TO HOSPITAL.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE8BCXBNAJ4ZM1VCN59J2NALJP
    Media URN:
    VLVAE8BCXBNAJ4ZM1VCN59J2NALJP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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