I Survived an Airplane Crash

  • Published on:  11/7/2018
  • Sucked out from the airplane and falling 2,987 meters (9,800ft) from the sky, Juliane Koepcke miraculously survived her freefall from her disintegrating plane crash. Spending 11 days in the Amazon rainforest, at 17 years old, she had to remain mentally strong gathering all of her strength and her will to survive.

    A true story, Juliane only had 1 shoe and 1 eye to see out of. Being separated from the entire plane wreckage, she knew she had to find her way out if she wanted to survive. The thick Amazon rainforest made it difficult for rescues to find the plane, let alone her! She tried so desperately to find her mother, but in her fragile state, she had to worry about herself first. Not knowing if she would ever be found, she took a chance and followed a river hoping it would be her shot at finding people. Her gamble paid off when she managed to find a resting post where the next day, people found her and quickly transported her to a hospital.

    Out of 91 passengers, she is the only survivor of the Lansa Flight 508. She not only survived a plane crash but survived it falling nearly 3 1/2 Burj Khalifa's (tallest building in the world) without any life-threatening injuries and survived 11 days on her own in the Amazon rainforest. Showing the will to survive, her story shows us how strong, resilient, and determined someone can be when faced with the most difficult challenges.


  • Our Founding Liars (Nov 9, 2018)

    Amazing. We need to make future airplanes out of her.

  • BloodyVomitus Maybe (1 day ago)

    You know that there USED to be a a little floating device

  • obi_dank_kenobi (4 days ago)

    Get_REKT_Bishh People are saying, “oh add parachutes! Those will totally help!” Where do you parachute to? Constant routine checks? Ejections doors over the entire plane? Parachuting at near the speed of sound, with a bunch of untrained people? With debris going everywhere? People are so blinded by fear, the come up with solutions to problems that really aren’t the biggest things. Plane travel is the safest form of transport ever. Why aren’t you putting chutes on your cars to brake them faster in c...

  • Sylbreon Light (Feb 14, 2019)

    if my mother dies i would cry everyday

  • Giliane Eunice Marquez (12 hours ago)

    +clapped as shit what is so funny?

  • Jacob Johnson (1 day ago)

    Same 😪

  • xx katie (Jan 29, 2019)

    And i feel lucky surviving a day of school smh 😐😐

  • nr_alia .n (2 days ago)

    I SURVIVE 13 day of school and then I go to college. I'm in college for 3 years it is when I'm 20,21,22 now I'm 23 and this year I take a break from college and maybe next year I'll get married!!! MAYBE MAYBE MAYBE!!!

  • nr_alia .n (2 days ago)

    OOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!! 😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎

  • sebastiannalfredoo (Jan 26, 2019)

    This should definitely be a movie wtf

  • Parineeti D (2 days ago)

    There is a movie, but laughable acting.

  • Sister exposed (2 days ago)

    sebastiannalfredoo wings of hope

  • wolf moon (Jan 15, 2019)

    This is a scary nightmare..... who agrees?

  • Luna Games (2 days ago)

    wolf moon pffffft me

  • Read My Picture (5 days ago)

    I have this as a nightmare but I don’t survive😭

  • Oof Oof (Nov 14, 2018)

    Girl: I've never seen a dead bodyLogan Paul: hold my beer

  • gatcha cookie boi (3 days ago)

    Thats not funny IDIOT

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  • Megan Niemand (Feb 20, 2019)

    1=1 prayer for all the people 😢

  • Ahmed Alwadee (Mar 9, 2019)

    I liked

  • Jamyl Hurtado (Mar 8, 2019)

    +Kei Ke4nna 👍👍👍

  • TheHugestNonce Yas (Jan 21, 2019)

    *Ahh I'm so smart to be watching this 2 months before going on a plane.*

  • Riya Kapil (1 day ago)

    TheHugestNonce Yas I’m not even 3 weeks a away from going on about ten planes

  • skevier playz (1 day ago)

    same im goiing over a month to turkey

  • konami mai 우아 (Jan 31, 2019)

    I know this story. This was the story from the 1970's. In fact, the woman she was voice acting in this video, she made a book of "When I fell from the sky." It was a big hit internationally. She was the only survivor from the plane crash. She and her mom got to the plane to meet his dad for christmas eve.. she sadly never saw her mom ever since the crash.

  • Alberto Hernandez (8 hours ago)

    konami mai 우아 that was I was thinking about

  • RDIY’S Diaz (3 days ago)

    konami mai 우아 I know right

  • JJMERCHAN (Jan 25, 2019)

    aww! come on! who invited *maggots* to the party!?

  • Limesmash Streams (22 hours ago)

    +Judy Elsayed it's Reddit language you wouldn't understand

  • Judy Elsayed (2 days ago)

    No idea what that means lol