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Captain Jack Conroyd

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Delta Plane Was Subject Of Landing Gear Directive

CBS 2 has learned the plane that had to make a weekend emergency landing at JFK was included in an FAA directive relating to a “landing gear retraction problem.”

09/27/2010

Delta Flight 4951 Ticket (CBS 2 Still)

Uncanny Coincidence: Emergency Landing Flights Have Same Numbers

While Captain Jack Conroyd, the pilot who saved 64 lives in a scary emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport over the weekend, takes in the acclaim for being the latest “Sully” in New York, it turns out there’s more than just heroics that makes his story similar to the famous US Airways pilot’s.

CBS New York–09/27/2010