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Mayday: Season 10

10x05 Hudson River Runway (US Airways Flight 1549)
TV-14

  • 2011-03-22T01:00:00+00:00 on Discovery
  • 44 mins
  • Canada
  • English
  • Documentary, Drama

On January 15, 2009 an Airbus 320 callsign US Airways Flight 1549 hit birds just 1 and half minutes after taking off from LaGuardia Airport in New York. The flight just lasted about 5 minutes when the plane hit the Hudson River. This was described as "the most successful ditching of all time".

AKA: Hudson Splash Down

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