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US Air 1549 Triumphant Rise by Peter A. Mello
January 19, 2010, 4:05 pm
Filed under: maritime, storytelling | Tags: , ,

Rising from the frozen water instead of ashes, US Airways Flight 1459 makes a triumphant return in David Martin’s amazing time lapse video whose real stars are the maritime professionals who made the job look so easy.


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Once I saw the plane come out I was shocked at the scale of the salvage equipment! Holy crap! Amazing vid! (Love your podcast, btw).

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Thanks for visiting + commenting. Just visited your blog; awesome!

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I’m really surprised the wings survived all that ice.

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