Fly by Wire

Fly by Wire

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On January 15, 2009, a US Airways Airbus A320 had just taken off from LaGuardia Airport in New York when a flock of Canada geese collided with it, destroying both of its engines. Over the next three minutes, the plane's pilot, Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, managed to glide it to a safe landing in the Hudson River. It was an instant media sensation, the "Miracle on the Hudson," and Captain Sully was the hero. But how much of the success of this dramatic landing can… (more)

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 10, 2009)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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