Clint Eastwood’s Sully

sullyIt’s easy to see what drew Clint Eastwood to Sully. Mere moments after take-off on January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 ran afoul of a flock of birds, and pilot Captain Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger averted disaster by successfully landing the damaged plane in New York’s Hudson River—saving all 155 on board and becoming something of a folk hero in the process. Continue reading