Experience a Miracle | Charlotte NC Travel & Tourism
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Shortly after taking off from New York’s La Guardia Airport on January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 struck a flock of Canada geese and lost power on both engines. Losing altitude fast and with no certainty of reaching a runway, the captain chose to make an emergency landing in the freezing Hudson River.  Everyone on board survived. Many called it a miracle. The skills of the captain and first officer, good decisions, immediate rescue and a dose of luck, certainly, but behind this success story also lie years of improvements in aviation technology and safety. 

Approximate Length of Experience:  1 hour 
Minimum/Maximum Number of Participants: 30 max, can accommodate multiple groups 
Availability: Reservations 1 month in advance 

Cost: $7 per person 
Phone: 704.997.3770 
Email:  [email protected] 
Click here for more information:  http://www.carolinasaviation.org/tour-options/miracle-on-the-hudson