FAA Releases Audio From US Airways Flight

US Airways Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger told Katie Couric in a “60 Minutes” interview that the loss of both engines before he ditched an Airbus A320 in the Hudson River gave him “the worst sickening, pit-of-your-stomach, falling-through-the-floor feeling.”

He certainly dealt with it well. The FAA released a recording today of his conversation with air traffic controllers as the flight went down, and he sounded remarkably calm. 

You can hear the audio along with the AP video below. AP also has a story wrapping it all up:


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