''This memoir-drama imparts insights about the piloting professional as it enthralls readers with its exultant plotline of disaster averted.'' --Booklist
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Now a major motion picture from Clint Eastwood, starring Tom Hanks.
On January 15, 2009, the world witnessed a remarkable emergency landing when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger skillfully glided US Airways Flight 1549 onto the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 passengers and crew. His cool actions not only averted tragedy but made him a hero and an inspiration worldwide. His story is now a major motion picture from director-producer Clint Eastwood and stars Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, and Laura Linney.