Yes I know....yesterday's blog was lame, but the new movie "Sully" is anything but. I saw this on opening day and here's what stood out for me.
First, it is a true story - which always make the story line more impactful and second - it was amazing to hear the back story - all the things that Sully and his first officer had to endure trying to prove to the FAA that landing on The Hudson was not an option.
If any of you have ever been in a plane when there was a bird strike, you can probably relate. I've also been through a similar event, although fortunately we made it back to the airport.
I was a flight attendant in the early 80's on a 737 twenty minutes out of Tampa, Fl headed to Houston. We were at ten thousand feet when we struck birds…