Locals light up remote Peruvian airstrip for emergency night-flight
Residents of Contamana - a remote town in eastern Peru - came out in force on Wednesday when their local airstrip needed lighting for an emergency medical night-flight.
Hundreds of residents lined their vehicles up alongside the tarmac allowing a charter plane carrying three patients to take off.
Tom Santorelli reports.
05 Apr 2013
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean