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UPDATED: US Airways Flight 1549 NTSB hearing

The National Transportation Safety Board hearing on the ditching of US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River got underway in Washington. You can listen to testimony live at www.ntsb.gov when it resumes tomorrow at 9 am edt. Just after 5 pm edt, here's a news story on testimony of Capt. Chesley Sullenberger and a passenger to the safety board today.

UPDATED: US Airways Flight 1549 NTSB hearing

The National Transportation Safety Board hearing on the ditching of US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River got underway in Washington. You can listen to testimony live at www.ntsb.gov when it resumes tomorrow at 9 am edt.  Just after 5 pm edt, here's a news story on testimony of Capt. Chesley Sullenberger and a passenger to the safety board today.


From earlier today: One of the more interesting stories I've seen, about what can be done about the kind of bird strikes that brought down the US Airways flight, appeared in the New York Times today. Read more of that one.


 


 

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