Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger

New Jersey-born Quinn Schansman, 19, was killed after the Malaysia Airlines jetliner he was on was shot down over Ukraine on July 17, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

American On Board Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Was New Jersey Native

In remarks from the White House, the president said Friday that Flight MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile in an area controlled by Russian-backed separatists.

07/18/2014

A US Airways plane comes to rest in the water near Battery Park after crashing into the Hudson River in the afternoon on January 15, 2009. (Photo by Julian Ungano/Getty Images)

‘Miracle On The Hudson’ Survivors Mark 5 Years

Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger and others are expected to join some of the ferry crews who rescued them from the cold waters on Jan. 15, 2009.

01/15/2014

91st Street waste transfer station

Residents Take To City Hall, Demand NYC ‘Dump The Dump’ Proposal For 91st Street

Residents are seeing red and raising a stink about a proposed Upper East Side waste transfer facility. They say it poses a threat not only to their quality of life, but to air travel as well.

05/15/2012

Delta Airiines

Passengers Recount Emergency Landing Of LA-Bound Flight From JFK After Bird Strike

The plane had just taken off from JFK around 3 p.m. Thursday when birds were sucked into an engine. Passengers watched as the cabin began filling with smoke.

04/20/2012

US Airways Flight 1549

CBS 2 Investigation: Taking Flight Without Life Rafts

It’s a policy that goes back decades. Most people don’t know about it. But now a local hero familiar to everyone in New York is pushing for Congress to require life rafts on all flights.

09/21/2011

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Wings Of “Miracle On The Hudson” Jet Headed To North Carolina

The wings of the US airways jet piloted safely into the Hudson River by Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger are heading south.

09/12/2011

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Hudson River Jetliner Rolling Through Maryland

The State Highway Administration says the 120-foot fuselage of the plane captained by Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger left Perryville shortly after 9 a.m. Tuesday on a route that will take it through western Maryland.

06/07/2011

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‘Miracle’ US Airways Flight 1549 Headed To Charlotte Museum For Display

The US Airways jet known for its famed “Miracle on the Hudson” landing, has spent the last two years just outside Newark, but it will soon be moving to a permanent display at a Charlotte, N.C. museum.

05/20/2011