Mac user, law student, music lover, angry birds player, computer nerd, victorianist, interested in the weird and the wonderful :-. News about us airways flight 1549 commentary and archival information about us airways flight 1549 from the new york times. Ben bostic and laura zych, both passengers on us airways flight 1549 fell in love after their plane landed miraculously on the hudson river.
It was the passengers of flight 1549 who enabled the heroes of the story to perform heroically when the plane is going down, we're motivated to set aside our egos and stand together for the sake of our own survival. He survived the plane crash of us air flight 1549 and i and theworldorbust are privileged to have him share his amazing story just a few days. Seven years ago, the world watched as captain chesley sully sullenberger safely glided us airways flight 1549 onto the hudson river after a flock of birds took out both engines. Us airways flight 1549 was a commercial airplane flight that landed in the hudson river because a flock of birds hit its engines the plane took off from la guardia.
Chesley sully sullenberger, the pilot who landed us airways flight 1549 in the hudson river last january, was justly celebrated for his skill and courage less has been revealed about other. With katie couric, chesley sullenberger, doreen welsh, jeffrey skiles saving flight 1549 talks to the captain and crew of us airways flight 1549 that was forced to make an emergency water landing last month. Statement of margaret gilligan,associate administrator for aviation safety,federal aviation administration, before the house of representatives committee on transportation and infrastructure,subcommittee on aviation, on us airways flight 1549. Sign in now to see your channels and recommendations sign in watch queue queue.
Us airways flight 1549 that landed on the hudson river is in the process of travelling to charlotte where it will reside in an air museum photos in the 100's are of the jet coming into va via the. Us airways flight 1549 was a scheduled commercial passenger flight from new york city to charlotte, north carolina that, on january 15, 2009, was successfully ditched in the hudson river adjacent to midtown manhattan six minutes after takeoff from laguardia airport after being disabled by striking a flock of canada geese during its initial climb out. This is the official website of chesley sully sullenberger iii, pilot of us airways flight 1549 sully, an american hero, was the pilot that performed the miracle on the hudson by saving 155 passengers on january 15, 2009.
Track southwest (wn) #1549 flight from chicago midway intl to orlando intl. The success of flight 1549 is a testament to flight standards and their professionalism does management expect to attract and maintain this quality of experience to their airline without. Here are slides showing captain sullenberger successful ditching of flight 1549 in the hudson river.
The brilliant new movie sully: miracle on the hudson tells the story of us airways flight 1549 and the captain who saved every life on board here is a breakdown of the flight - from takeoff to. English: us airways flight 1549, an airbus a320, suffered a double birdstrikethe pilot, chesley sullenberger, landed the aircraft in the hudson river all passengers and crew survived. Miracle on the hudson: official reports on us airways flight 1549 ditching in the hudson river, january 2009, captain sullenberger, bird strike risk to aircraft.
Cnn archive news report: a us airways plane with 155 people on board ditched into a chilly hudson river on thursday, apparently after striking at least one bird upon takeoff from new york's. Us airways flight 1549 was a scheduled commercial passenger flight from new york city to charlotte, north carolina that, on january 15, 2009,. He was referring to last week's miracle on the hudson, when 150 passengers and the crew of us airways flight 1549 survived a crash landing on the hudson river in new york city in the moments right after the crash, several posts on the new york times website called for prayer, and early reports spoke of people on board praying. Us airways flight 1549 (awe1549, also designated under a star alliance codeshare agreement as united airlines flight 1919 ua1919) was a us domestic route from new.