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Hero pilot Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger returns to air, lands at LaGuardia

Miracle pilot Chesley (Sully) Sullenberger climbed back in his beloved captain's chair on Thursday, reuniting with First Officer Jeff Skiles for the first time since their extraordinary Hudson splashdown.
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