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Survivor details horror of 1972 Andes crash


Carlos 'Carlitos' Paez is one of the survivors of a plane crash in the Andes 40 years ago. Him and 12 other survivors had to resort to cannibalism to stay alive for 72 days. A Hollywood film, called 'Alive,' was based on their story. Paez is known as the 'Man of Iron Spirit' and describes how his life has moved since the crash on October 13, 1972

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