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Sully (2016)

aka Sully: Miracle on the Hudson

D: Clint Eastwood / 96m

Cast: Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney, Mike O’Malley, Jamey Sheridan, Anna Gunn, Holt McCallany, Ann Cusack, Molly Hagan, Jane Gabbert, Sam Huntington, Michael Rapaport… 1,198 more words


Make a Difference at the Zoo

Saturday, October 22 is National Make a Difference Day and we’re celebrating with our incredible volunteer corps at the Detroit Zoo. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., guests can take part in a scavenger hunt as well as family-friendly hands-on activities to celebrate how volunteers make a difference at the Zoo. 338 more words

Detroit Zoo

Sully (2016)

Just went to see the new Tom Hanks film in theaters, Sully. Since it’s a bit off topic for my site I’ll just do a quick review. 474 more words

Robert Odierna

Carry on, it's only a seagull in the cockpit.

I came across this article on BBC News today, which after a bit of gasp, left me with rather more of a raucous laugh…

The two British helicopter flying fans  had a rather nasty high speed scare and ground-ward plunge when at around 200 mph the said said wayward seagull, decided on a head to head meeting at around 1500 feet, with said helicopter, presumably as the pilot had not gained flight clearance from the seagull’s personal ‘flock  air traffic controller’… 62 more words

Plane Strikes Bird, Turns Around After Takeoff From DIA

DENVER (CBS4) – A passenger plane bound for San Francisco on Monday morning turned around shortly after takeoff from Denver International Airport after it struck a bird. 343 more words


Bird Strike Forces Denver-To-SFO Plane Back To Airport

DENVER (CBS SF) — A bird strike forced a Denver-to-San Francisco passenger jet to land back at Denver International Airport Monday.

Virgin Flight 865 was scheduled to arrive at SFO around 2:30 p.m. 96 more words