03/06/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Chesley (Sully) Sullenberger Interview: Pilot Talks About US Airways Crash Into Hudson

The pilot whose splash landing in the Hudson made him an American hero has broken his silence, saying his death defying feat was a combo of being "calm on the outside, turmoil inside."

Praised for his coolness under fire, Chesley (Sully) Sullenberger described his Jan. 15 river plunge as "surreal" and revealed he and his wife has shed tears over it.


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