WATCH: Missing plane found after 50 years

The wreckage of a Chilean plane that crashed in the Andes 54 years ago was found this week.
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The wreckage of a Chilean plane that crashed in the Andes 54 years ago was found this week.

The Douglas DC-3 plane disappeared en route from Osorno to the capital city of Santiago on April 3, 1961.

The plane was carrying 24 passengers including 8 members of a professional football team.

The BBC reported that mountaineers discovered the aircraft about 360km south of Santiago at an altitude of 3,200 metres.

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