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How the Chilean Miners Got Trapped Deep Underground

Jul 25, 2018· On 5 Aug 2010, copper miners entered the San Jose mine and were trapped 700 metres beneath the Chilean dessert after the mine collapsed. No one knew if they

Buried Alive - Chile Mine Rescue - YouTube

47:07May 06, 2015· Subscribe to Naked Science - http://goo.gl/wpc2Q1On 5th August 2010, all 33 of the day shift miners at the San Jose mine in Chile were missing and feared kil... Naked Science

From collapse to rescue: Inside the Chile mine disaster

Oct 10, 2010· From collapse to rescue: Inside the Chile mine disaster. SAN JOSE MINE, CHILE—In early August, 33 miners descended deep below the dusty surface of Chile’s Atacama Desert and did …

BBC News - Chile mine rescue: Key events

A second collapse on 7 August hampered rescue efforts, blocking access to the lower parts of the mine. The San Jose mine, 800km (500 miles) north of Santiago, is mined for copper and gold.

2010 Chilean Mine Rescue Fast Facts | CNN

Jul 13, 2013· August 5, 2010 - A collapse of the main ramp into the San Jose mine leaves 33 miners trapped 2,300 feet underground. Emergency officials are unable to communicate with the trapped miners.

Movie Recalls ‘The 33’ Trapped in a Chilean Gold Mine

Nov 26, 2015· A new movie, “The 33,” tells about the famous 2010 mining accident in Chile. The 100-year-old San Jose copper and gold mine collapsed over the heads of 33 mine workers. The collapse left the

The untold story of how the buried Chilean miners survived

Oct 11, 2014· The collapse of the San José Mine on Aug. 5, 2010, became international news, as 33 men were trapped underground for 69 days, battling starvation and hopelessness as the world waited anxiously

Chile mine rescue exposes precarious working conditions

Oct 18, 2010· Chile mine rescue exposes precarious working conditions. The collapse of the San Jose gold and copper mine that trapped 33 miners for 10 weeks 2,300 feet below ground has focused attention on the...

Chilean Miners: Where are they now? | CNN

Aug 04, 2015· The mine collapsed August 5, 2010, trapping 33 miners, and it quickly became international news. More than 2,300 feet below ground, the miners were battling starvation and trying to cling to faith...

The Incredible Story Of Chilean Miners Rescued From The

Oct 29, 2014· On Oct. 13, 2010, all 33 of those Chilean miners trapped for 69 days inside the San Jose Mine were raised to the surface of the earth — resurrected — through a newly drilled escape tunnel into

Chilean miners are rescued after 69 days underground - HISTORY

May 09, 2011· The miners’ ordeal began on August 5, 2010, when the San Jose gold and copper mine where they were working, some 500 miles north of the Chilean capital city of Santiago, collapsed.

Chilean Miners: Where are they now? - CNN

Aug 04, 2015· 16 of 16. Photos: 2010 Chile mine rescue. Relatives stand by as rescuers work to free 33 miners trapped inside the San Jose mine near Copiapo, Chile, on August 6, 2010. The mine collapsed a day

Chile mine rescue of 2010 | Description & Facts | Britannica

Jul 29, 2021· 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 Chile, approximately 50 miles (80 km) northwest of the town of Copiapó and approximately 500 miles (800 km) …

Chile Mining Accident (2010) - The New York Times

Updated: Oct. 12, 2011 On Oct. 13, 2010, 33 miners who had been trapped underground for more than two months all returned to the surface after a successful rescue operation that inspired Chile and

Trapped in a Chilean mine - Photos - The Big Picture

Trapped in a Chilean mine. Over a month ago, on August 5, 2010, the roof of the San Jose copper and gold mine collapsed, trapping 33 miners inside, 700 meters (2,300 ft) below ground near Copiapo

Chile Mine Collapse: Facts About the Amazing Survival

Aug 26, 2010· By Wynne Parry , Rachael Rettner August 26, 2010. Nearly three weeks after a collapse inside the main access tunnel of a mine in Chile trapped 33 miners inside, all are reportedly alive, and

Chile Mine Collapse Highlights Safety Risks : NPR

Oct 18, 2010· Chile Mine Collapse Highlights Safety Risks The rescue of 33 men stuck half a mile underground for more than two months highlighted the risks taken by miners in Chile…

Survival during the 2010 Copiapó mining accident - Wikipedia

OverviewSurvivalSee alsoThe 2010 Copiapó mining accident began as a cave-in on 5 August 2010 at the San José copper-gold mine in the Atacama Desert near Copiapó, Chile. The accidenttrapped 33 men 700 meters (2,300 ft) underground who survived for a record 69 days. All were rescued and brought to the surface on 13 October 2010 over a period of almost 24 hours. After the last trapped miner was winched to the surface, the rescue workers still underground held up a sign before the camera stating “Misión cumplida Chile” (English: “Mission accomplished Chile”) to t…Wikipedia · CC-BY-SA

San Jose Mine, Chile - NASA

In early August 2010, Chile’s San José copper and gold mine collapsed, trapping 33 miners underground. Seventeen days later, the miners’ friends and families were overjoyed to learn that the men had survived. However, the good news came with a caveat: rescuing the miners might take months.

Chilean Mine Collapse | Fox News

Chilean Miners' Video. In this TV grab taken from a video released by the government of Chile on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010, a miner trapped at the San Jose mine in Copiapo, Chile, holds a Chilean

Investigation into infamous Chilean mine collapse closes

Aug 02, 2013· On August 5, 2010 Sepulveda and 32 other miners at the 120-year old San Jose gold and copper mine became trapped 2,000-feet deep when the mine collapsed. For two weeks no …

The 33 Trailer: The Story of the 2010 Chilean Mine

Jul 29, 2015· Warner Bros. Pictures and Alcon Entertainment have debuted The 33 trailer, which you can watch below.The film is based on the extraordinary true story of the 2010 Chilean mine disaster.

Chile mine rescue exposes precarious working conditions

Oct 18, 2010· 18 October 2010 The collapse of the San Jose gold and copper mine that trapped 33 miners for 10 weeks 2,300 feet below ground has focused attention on the safety of operations at Chilean mines