FAA Proposes New Engine Test For Bird StrikesIt comes nine years after the "Miracle on the Hudson" landing when a U.S. Airways plane encountered a flock of geese upon takeoff.
Nearly 70k Birds Killed By Programs Aimed At Preventing Plane Crashes Like 'Miracle On The Hudson'Birds took the blame for bringing down the jetliner that "Sully" Sullenberger landed on the Hudson River eight years ago this weekend, and they have been paying for it with their lives ever since.
Back Stories: 'A Plane Landed In The Hudson'It began with calls to the newsroom: "A plane landed in the Hudson," and within moments the pictures began to show up on the TVs in the studio.
From The Vault: 'Miracle On The Hudson' In 2009Not many stories happen so close to home for the news team at WCBS, but that was the case in January 2009 when U.S. Airways Flight 1549 made an emergency landing in the Hudson River just blocks from the then-studios of WCBS.
As Movie Hits Theaters, 'Sully' Sullenberger Recalls Miraculous 2009 Hudson River LandingThe much-anticipated movie "Sully," based on the 2009 "Miracle on the Hudson" hit theaters Friday.
Captain Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger Marks 7th Anniversary Of 'Miracle On The Hudson'On Jan. 15, 2009, U.S. Airways Flight 1549 made its emergency landing on the Hudson River.
Clint Eastwood To Direct Biopic About 'Miracle On The Hudson' Pilot Chesley 'Sully' SullenbergerThe film is to be adapted from Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger's 2009 memoir which chronicled his personal history before he famously landed a plane in the Hudson River.
'Miracle On The Hudson' Survivors Mark 5 YearsCapt. 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.