From the chilean miners to elon musk, the world is watching rescue efforts for boys in thailand. Chile mine rescue of 2010, also called chile mining accident of 2010, rescue of 33 workers from the san jose gold and copper mine on october 13, 2010, 69 days after the mine's collapse on august 5 the mine, owned by the san esteban primera mining company, was located in the atacama desert of. San jose mine, chile — chile's mining minister announced that a shaft wide enough to provide an escape for 33 trapped miners should reach the men by saturday — and that their rescue could begin anywhere from two to 10 days after that. Andres sougarret, the chief engineer in charge of the rescue mission of 33 trapped miners, and chile's mining minister laurence golborne smile during a joint press conference at the san jose mine. Rescued from a chilean mine a commuter reads a copy of a newspaper headlining the rescue of trapped chilean miners at an underground station in central london, wednesday, oct 13, 2010.
Florencio avalos, the first chilean miner steps from the rescue capsule more pbs newshour coverage here: . Five years ago, one billion people tuned in to watch the successful rescue of 33 chilean miners who had been trapped underground for 69 days their lives are now being immortalised in a hollywood. Men trapped for more than two months in a chilean mine celebrate as they are brought to the surface, their relatives shed tears of joy and a nation watchesclick to see pictures from the rescue. Watch this space for the latest breaking news on the rescue of chile's trapped miners.
The incredible story of chilean miners rescued from the 'deep down dark' hector tobar had exclusive access to the 33 miners to report his new book detailing the claustrophobic horror they faced. 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. Celebrations erupted wednesday night as the last of the 33 miners trapped in a chilean mine for more than two months was rescued 6 rescue workers also brought to the surface. The president of chile, sebastian pinera, led the team of rescuers and the final miner luis urzua in singing the national anthem in celebration of the remarkable operation. Reporting from copiapo, chile — chile freed the last of 33 miners from imprisonment nearly half a mile underground late wednesday, the miracle of a second chance at life made real by the methodical shuttle of a battered red, white and blue rescue capsule willed on by a joyful nation and global.
Most of us probably recall the plight of the 33 chilean miners who in 2010 spent more than two months trapped almost a half mile below the ground but the story behind their rescue is not well. What became of the chilean miners five years on for super mario sepulveda, who emerged from the rescue capsule shouting viva chile it was perhaps his lowest moment. Chilean rescuers ended a marathon operation tuesday and freed all 33 miners trapped underground for more than two months all of the rescued miners were sent for medical treatment and several of. The 33 (spanish: los 33) is a 2015 english-language american-chilean biographical disaster-survival drama film directed by patricia riggen and written by mikko alanne, craig borten and josé rivera the film is based on the real events of the 2010 mining disaster , in which a group of thirty-three miners were trapped inside the san josé mine. Read cnn's fast facts about the 2010 rescue of 33 miners from a collapsed mine in the atacama region of northern chile.
The san josé mine is about 45 kilometers (28 mi) north of copiapó, in northern chile the miners were trapped approximately 5 kilometers (3 mi) from the mine. While the true heroes of the crisis were the 33 miners who demonstrated uncommon grace under pressure, their dramatic rescue was the work of many others — from chile's new president sebastian. The copiapó mining accident, known globally as the chilean mining accident, initially began on august 5, 2010, with a cave-in at the san josé copper-gold mine in northern chile the accident. The 2010 copiapó mining accident, chilean rescue crews planned to use at least three drilling technologies to create bore holes wide enough to raise the miners. San josé mine, chile — with a look of sturdy calm, the first of the 33 miners trapped nearly half a mile underground stepped out of a narrow rescue capsule and onto the surface at 12:11 am on.
San jose mine, chile—in early august, 33 miners descended deep below the dusty surface of chile's atacama desert and did not come back out from the depths of a century-old gold and copper. Rescue workers practice a dry run with one of the capsules that would be used to liberate the trapped miners at the san jose mine near copiapo, chile on october 11, 2010 5-year anniversary of the rescue of 33 chilean miners. The epic rescue of the chilean miners turned into a soap opera when two-timing johnny barrios went from 2,000 feet underground into the arms of his mistress - while his wife boycotted barrios.
Rescue efforts to bring 33 miners trapped underground to the surface have been successful, with the last of the miners being pulled up late wednesday night the miners had been trapped underground. A group of miners spends 68 days below the surface chile crumbled in august 2010 as rescue workers attempted to retrieve the men, other mine shafts they used for the work caved in. In a rescue effort similar to that begun in chile, rescue workers first drilled a six-inch (15-centimeter) hole down 231 feet (70 meters) to the miners' location rescue workers then drilled two.