Aviation Photo #1473313 Airbus A320-214 - US Airways

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A shot at the damaged front end of the US Airways A-320. Shortly after take-off it is believed the plane hit a flock of geese causing dual engine failure. The airplane was successfully ditched in the Hudson River and all 155 passengers and crew survived. In this picture, there is evidence of a bird strike on the windscreen along with damage sustained to the nosecone from the rescue boats and ferries.
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    Len Schwartz - NYC Spotting Team
    US Airways
    Airbus A320-214
    Airbus A320
    Airbus A320
    Airbus
    1044
    N106US
    Jersey City
    New Jersey
    USA
    January 24, 2009
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1 year ago
I think it is a very interesting old airliner.

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