The aircraft collided with geese and fell into the river (25 photos)
In the state of New York's Hudson River plane crashed American Airlines US Airways A320. On board the ship were 148 people and 6 crew members. The plane made flight from New York to North Carolina g.Sharlott.
The New York Hospital with minor injuries or hypothermia were delivered to 78 passengers. There were no casualties. The commander of the crew managed to land the plane in extremely difficult conditions, was pilot Chesley Selinberger. The US Airways he worked since 1980.
According to preliminary reports, the plane was denied both engines - each hit the bird. Apparently, the aircraft collided with a flock of birds.
The pilot managed to warn passengers of the emergency situation, many had to wear life jackets.