Hero Pilot Praised by Passengers, President Bush

Pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who successfully ditched his US Airways jet in the Hudson River, won kudos today from President George W. Bush and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. While presenting citations to the emergency workers and ferry operators who rescued the passengers from the frigid waters off Manhattan, Bloomberg said today he planned to present Sullenberger with a key to city. Bush called to praise Sullenberger, who is known to friends as "Sully" but to headline readers...Full Story
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