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Crash Survival / Hudson River Plane Crash #930444

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 16, 2009
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(Studio: Maggie Rodriguez) Report introduced.

(Valencia, California: Ben Tracy) The training of flight crews for landing in water reviewed in light of yesterday's crash of US Airways Flight 1549 into the Hudson River; scenes shown from a flight training center and of yesterday’s incident. [HRD Aero Systems, Inc. Brian OMAHEN†- explains what to do during a ditching.] [Flight 1549 SURVIVOR – reacts.] [Aviation expert Barry SCHIFF†- says flight crews are more than waitresses and waiters in the sky.] [Hudson River ferry captain Carl LUCAS†- comments.]

Rodriguez, Maggie;
Tracy, Ben

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