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Person of the Week (Chesley Sullenberger) #917979

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 16, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Airline Capt. Chesley Sullenberger, pilot of US Airways Flight 1549 that landed in the Hudson River, profiled; scenes shown of his plane in the water. [Pilot's wife Lorrie SULLENBERGER†- comments on what happened; calls it overwhelming and weird.] [Former US Airways pilot Cap. John COX†- recalls the last water landing he knows about.] [Childhood friend Doug HOOVER†, colleague Bob BEA†- talk about Sully keeping the plane safe.] [New York City Mayor Michael BLOOMBERG†- shows the key to the city.] [White House press secretary Dana PERINO†- reacts.]
Gibson, Charles

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