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News 10th anniversary of Miracle on the Hudson

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by MarcusAurelius, Jan 14, 2019.

  1. MarcusAurelius

    MarcusAurelius Breast Man VIP Gold

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    Pretty sad for Sully when you consider he demonstrated incredible skills as a commercial pilot and due to no fault of his own was forced into retirement after the incident.
     
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    I never saw the movie. I'm sure it was horrible
     
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    I love the radio exchange between the tower and the Plane.
     
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    What do you mean “forced”? He retired a year afterward. Probably realized he’d make more money outside of flying.
     
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    The flight was like 4 minutes long.

    The movie was 2 hours.

     
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    But he wasn't a hero - right Robin?
     
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    Remarkable
     
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    This video gives you a sense of things, including speed and altitude. Also how they were going through the checklist AND communicating AND navigating AND flying the plane.
     
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    How calm he was jeez talk about clutch holy shit there will be babies born and they will really be miracles. Oh my mom was on the flight that went into the Hudson River
     
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    Compare 1549 with this outcome. Listen to the stress in the pilot’s voice.

     
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    That's some harrowing audio right there. Cool as cucumber.
     
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    Wow I was in Vegas at the airport and saw this on TV didnt really feel like jumping on a plane and flying home but figured 2 won't go down in the same day.
     
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    dude was a hero to be sure, but still couldn't get through the Hanks movie, tried twice.
     
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    Watch about the best 10-15 minutes. Unfortunately not at the beginning of the movie. Watch this link and the subsequent ones.

     
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    Setting dopey Katie aside, great bit of video
     
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