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Famous Tragedy Of The US Flight 1549 Is Now A Motion Picture

There have been miracles which have saved lives of people and there have been people who have played the role of a superhero for others.

Not everybody would be aware of a wonder that happened back on January 15, 2009, where Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger managed to steer the plane away from crashing into the city, which surely would have turned into a disaster.

The incident came to be known as the "Miracle On The Hudson".

Famous Tragedy Of The US Flight 1549 Is Now A Motion Picture

Famous Tragedy Of The US Flight 1549 Is Now A Motion Picture

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US Airways Flight 1549 was flying from New York to a stopover at Charlotte Douglas International Airport that experienced an emergency water landing in the Hudson River.

US Airways Flight 1549 was flying from New York to a stopover at Charlotte Douglas International Airport that experienced an emergency water landing in the Hudson River.

2. The plane struck a flock of Canada geese during its initial takeoff.

2. The plane struck a flock of Canada geese during its initial takeoff.

Pilots, Captain Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger and First Officer Jeffrey Skiles had to ditch the plane in the river after multiple bird strikes led to the failure of both the engines.

Pilots, Captain Chesley B.

4. Local commercial vessels from the NY Waterway and Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises fleets responded immediately to the emergency.

4. Local commercial vessels from the NY Waterway and Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises fleets responded immediately to the emergency.

A crane moved the US Airways out of the river.

A crane moved the US Airways out of the river.

Flight 1549 passenger Jeff Kolodjay, 31, speaks to the media after being rescued.

Flight 1549 passenger Jeff Kolodjay, 31, speaks to the media after being rescued.

The Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators awarded the entire flight crew of Flight 1549 a Master's Medal on January 22, 2009.

The Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators awarded the entire flight crew of Flight 1549 a Master's Medal on January 22, 2009.

The medal is awarded only for outstanding aviation achievements at the discretion of the Master of the Guild.

The passengers on the aircraft each received a letter of apology, $5,000 in compensation of lost baggage, and a refund of the ticket price.

The passengers on the aircraft each received a letter of apology, $5,000
 in compensation of lost baggage, and a refund of the ticket price.

And to remember the bravery of the pilots and the suffering of the passengers, a movie has been filmed which will be released on September 9, 2016.

And to remember the bravery of the pilots and the suffering of the passengers, a movie has been filmed which will be released on September 9, 2016.

Have a look at the trailer.

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