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Author Hamilton, Sue L., 1959- author.

Title Miracle landing on the Hudson / S.L. Hamilton.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : A&D Xtreme, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Children's Department  J 363.124 HAMILTON    Check Shelf
Description 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Xtreme rescues
Xtreme rescues.
Bibliography Includes index.
Summary This title introduces readers to the skills and technology that came together to save the 155 people on US Airways Flight 1549 after the plane struck a flock of geese and lost all engine power.
Contents In the Hudson River -- Bird strikes -- Double engine failure -- Brace for impact -- The world finds out -- Get out or drown -- Wings, rafts & water -- Boat rescues -- Rescue divers -- Aid stations -- All 155 rescued -- Recovering the plane -- What if it happens to you?
Audience Ages Grades 3-9 Abdo Publishing.
Subject Sullenberger, Chesley, 1951- -- Juvenile literature.
US Airways Flight 1549 Crash Landing, Hudson River, N.Y. and N.J., 2009 -- Juvenile literature.
Aircraft accidents -- Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Juvenile literature.
Aircraft bird strikes -- Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Juvenile literature.
Airplane crash survival -- Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Juvenile literature.
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Juvenile literature.
Sullenberger, Chesley, 1951- (OCoLC)fst01917242
Aircraft accidents. (OCoLC)fst00802778
Aircraft bird strikes. (OCoLC)fst00802790
Airplane crash survival. (OCoLC)fst01761959
United States -- Hudson River. (OCoLC)fst01310328
US Airways Flight 1549 Crash Landing (Hudson River, New York and New Jersey : 2009) (OCoLC)fst01755699
Chronological Term 2009
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781532190049 (hardcover)
1532190042 (hardcover)
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