Captain "Sully" Sullenberger, the hero who landed the plane on the Hudson, discusses lessons of leadership, and the qualities that make for great a leader. He reveals his own advice as well as the details of recent conversations with notables that include legendary baseball manager Tony La Russa, Costco founder Jim Sinegal, and Educator Michelle Rhee, among others."
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Captain Chesley Sullenberger
Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger is a pilot from Danville, California. He is also the author of Highest Duty.
On January 15, 2009, Sullenberger had less than three minutes to plan and execute the water landing hailed around the world as "the miracle on the Hudson."
Famed pilot Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger discusses the state of flight training through the experience of his near disaster on the Hudson River. Sullenberger says that pilot training has been cut to basic air regulation mandates, and aviators aren't taught every flight scenario, including a water landing.