September 2002
Volume 54    Issue 9

Teamwork, technology key in rescuing coal miners

Mining Engineering , 2002, Vol. 54, No. 9, pp. 18-20
Kral, Steve

The dramatic rescue of nine Pennsylvania coal miners trapped nearly 90 m (300 ft) underground for 77 hours probably would not have happened without the high technology equipment and improved mine rescue training techniques available today.

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