Sergio Catalan, the Chilean livestock farmer who first spotted the survivors of a 1972 plane crash looks up as helicopters land on a field during a rugby game marking the 40th anniversary of the crash in Santiago. The rugby players marked the 40th anniversary since they survived 72 days in the Chilean Andes by playing a rugby game with Chile's former rugby players. Only 16 of the 45 passengers aboard survived, by feeding on dead passengers preserved in the snow. (AP Photo/Luis Andres Henao)
Nando Parrado - one of the survivors of the famous plane crash in the Andes. They survived for 72 days, had to resort to eating the dead but then trekked through the mountains to save their companions with no equipment, suffering from altitude sickness and malnutrition among other things.