Pilot meets Atlanta air traffic controllers who helped her during emergency landing

A group of air traffic controllers received an honor for helping a pilot during an emergency landing at Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport after her plane's throttle broke.
1:37 | 03/15/17

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Or. At the controls of her single engine Cessna on Valentine's Day last year. Pilot capt you'll want sounds confident. Even after the throttle brakes stuck in Max power with no way to slow down the yellow target here's Kathy gathered to watch and listen to the moments again Kathy is joined by five air traffic controllers from Atlanta flight assist. Only one time you hear her voice reveal her fear. What are yeah. Sitting at a terminal like this Mason Braddock was the call reassuring voice coming through her radio that is actually read a murderer freedom Kathy asked him to tell her husband she loves him and have them call their church to start a prayer chain. All the news. Out. It's still tough re living it today I was nervous and terrified that I also do. I was in the best to into the world I can hear the distress or voice that was my main concern. More like news. Yesterday on an end Robin on the world are now coming in load using her flaps to slow down right as she got to the south of the runway here she crossed over the threshold. Had to kill the engine and coast of all the way down. To a safe landing she says she relied on god. And 9000 feet of runway. Very glad to be on the ground at that point the president handshake an additive from ago at least on that day the world's busiest airport and those who control the skies above it. Weren't too big for a little plane in trouble I pretty much call them heart specialist to. Because I needed that that day and that they were there for me at Atlanta's Hartsfield Jackson international airport Steve del bosque channel two action news it.

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