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Chesley Sullenberger

Top Ten Most Inspiring Stories Of The 2000s

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

This past decade has had its share of mishaps, to be sure, but here at Impact, we think the following inspirational moments are enough to make even th...

Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger Jokes About "Rock Star Sex" In Matt Lauer Special

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — Pilot Chesley Sullenberger jokes that his heroic handling of a disabled jetliner brought him "rock star sex" in an interview for "...

Hero Pilot Chesley Sullenberger Sells Hat To Help Schools

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

SAN RAMON, Calif. — Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger has auctioned one of his pilot's caps for $5,800 and will donate the proceeds to three Sa...

Pilots on Food Stamps

Michael Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Moore

You know, maybe it's just me, but the two occupations whose workers shouldn't be humpin' a second job are brain surgeons and airline pilots. Call me crazy.


Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Chesley Sullenberger, known as "Sully," the pilot of the US Airways plane that crashed into the Hudson River is being hailed as a hero for successfull...

"Sully" Sullenberger Back In The Air: Pilots US Air 1050 From Charlotte To New York

New York Daily News | Nancy Dillon Aboard Us Airways Flight 1050, Richard Schapiro in.C.arlotte, N.C. And Helen Kennedy in New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Hero pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger climbed back in his beloved pilot's chair Thursday morning, flying his first planeload of passengers since Jan...

Captain Sully's One Regret

New York Daily News | Richard Sisk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON - Capt. Sully gave a wakeup call to the feds and the airlines Tuesday to combat the growing menace from the big birds that thrive around La...

"Fly By Wire": Miracle On The Hudson Book Rushed

New York Times | Andrew Adam Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Capt. Chesley B. Sullenberger III's fatality-free ditching, after six minutes aloft, of US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River in January is resul...

Is Captain Shane Murphy of the Alabama the New Sully?

Russ Wellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Russ Wellen

This incident also echoes another flight -- United Airlines flight 93 on 9/11, when the passengers apparently thwarted the hijackers' aims.

Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger Signs Book Deal To Tell Life Story

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who brought a crippled US Airways jet to a textbook emergency landing on New York City's Hudson River, will write a book...

Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger To Write Book, Meeting With Publishers

Crain's | Matthew Flamm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The hero of Flight 1549 is looking to write a book. Captain Chesley Sullenberger, who piloted his US Airways jet safely onto the Hudson River in Janu...

United Pilot Insults Sully

Lane Hudson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lane Hudson

"Ladies and Gentlemen, if you are on the left side of the plane, you will see a spectacular view of New York City and US Airways' new runway, the Hudson River." Cute, right?

"It is About Service"

Hal Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hal Donahue

If politics is not your skill set, become involved in service where you work or live. Every sector of society needs people to get involved in service. Answer the call and help rebuild the USA.

Deconstructing The Cult of Sully -- More than a Hero, a Holdover

Adam Hanft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Adam Hanft

Who cannot find a metaphor in the example of a pilot who refuses to leave his sinking plane until he checks the cabin two times to make sure no passengers are left?

Obama in the Era of Heroes and Fallen Angels

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stuart Whatley

Everyone must stay as individually dedicated to the collectively desired goal as the hero through whom we channel so much hope.

Chesley Sullenberger 60 Minutes Interview: Pilot, Crew Recount Hudson River Crash (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In his first interview since crash landing his US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson river after suffering catastrophic engine failure from striking bi...

CBS Wields "Veto Power" Over Media Access To Sullenberger

AP | DAVID BAUDER and HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger is no mere hero pilot. He's such a hot media commodity that journalists are being restricted from taking...

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: February 4, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As the dawn breaks on a hopeful 2009, it is great to see the rise of a figure who so perfectly encapsulates the sense of responsibility and leadership...

Katie Couric Scooped By ESPN After Beating "Today" Show On Hero Pilot Interview

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Katie Couric's "get" of hero US Air pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger was notable in that she scooped her former morning co-host, Matt Lauer, who had...

The Survivor's Club

Mallika Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mallika Chopra

Whether it is an illness, foreclosure, or a messy divorce, there are many difficult life challenges that all of us and our loved ones will one day have to face.

How Doing What You Love Serves Humanity

Jason Mannino | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Mannino

Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot b...

Inauguration: Pilot Sullenberger And Family Invited

AP | SUDHIN THANAWALA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DANVILLE, Calif. — US Airways pilot Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger and his family are going to the presidential inauguration, the mayor of his ...

The Tragic Downfall of Chesley B. Sullenberger III

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Spencer Green

Feb. 7, 2009 - Tina Fey does riotous Chesley Sullenberger impression on "Saturday Night Live," ordering Duck a l'Orange in restaurant, then stabbing it with fork

Black boxes From Crashed US Airways Flight On Way To Washington

AP | KAREN MATTHEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — A jetliner that crash-landed in the Hudson River had lost power simultaneously in both engines after reaching an altitude of only 3,2...

'Today' Show's Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger Interview Will Be First With US Airways Pilot

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — NBC says "Today" show host Matt Lauer will be the first to interview the US Airways pilot hailed as a hero for his cool work landing ...