Release of his book, "Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders", by Sully with Douglas Century
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Interview |
13 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
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[when asked about how the flight attendants helped, after he announced "Brace for impact"] I felt they were assisting me in that moment. Even though we were intensely focused and very busy, I remember thinking that as soon as I made the public address announcement in the cabin, within a second or two, I heard, even through the hardened cockpit door, the flight attendants in unison shouting their ...
Became famous as a captain for US Airways after successfully ditching an Airbus A320 in the Hudson River on January 15, 2009. His aircraft hit a flock of geese after takeoff, damaging the engines and forcing him to land in the water. All passengers and crew survived.
Miracle on the Hudson