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« Reply #25 on: December 01, 2011, 07:53:58 AM »

Remarkable actions on the part of all crew involved in this.

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« Reply #26 on: December 01, 2011, 12:16:55 PM »

   Yup! >>> Light of day, home airport >>> And low on fuel ( good idea for belly landing ). Plus repairs by home mechanics and land at a very familiar airport, familiar language, familiar procedures and company and company mechanics ( who are familiar with that specific aircraft ) on-line for advice. All in all putting everything possible in favor of a successful landing! Which turned out to be the case.
   Worked out to be good aeronautical decision making on the PICs part.

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Nothing Like A 747!

« Reply #27 on: February 10, 2013, 12:39:20 PM »

Capt. Tad Wrona hailed as hero, compared to Sully (Captain C.B. "Sully" Sullenberger, US Airways flight 1549). This clip contains an interview with a passenger and video footage from inside the B767 as it touches down.


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