Miracle on the Hudson pilot 'Sully' Sullenberger blasts Trump over a report he disparaged fallen US service members

当他在哈德逊河降落一架名为唐纳德·特朗普总统的客机时,飞行员在压力下夸张了自己的风度。 “完全不适合” 为办公室,并敦促人们 “选他出去” in response to a report in The Atlantic magazine that the President disparaged US service members killed in battle and chose to skip a ceremony honoring veterans.

上尉. ChesleySullySullenberger III, whose heroic deed in 2009 came to be known as the Miracle on the Hudson, unleashed a series of social media posts Friday criticizing Trump and linking to the article, which the President has angrily denied and calleda disgraceful situation.CNN has not independently confirmed The Atlantic’s report.
For the first time in American history, a president has repeatedly shown utter and vulgar contempt and disrespect for those who have served and died serving our country,” Sullenberger wrote on Facebook.
    While I am not surprised, I am disgusted by the current occupant of the Oval Office. He has repeatedly and consistently shown himself to be completely unfit for and to have no respect for the office he holds,” 他加了.
    Sullenberger, a retired Air Force fighter pilot, wrote that he and his father volunteered for military service in wartime andthat serving a cause greater than oneself is the highest calling, whether in the military or in civilian life.
    Sullenberger has alwaystried to be a voice of reason and to speak in a measured way,” but he felt that he had to call out the President’s behavior, 他写了. 特朗普有 “completely failedto uphold his oath of office andhe has admitted that he cannot comprehend the concept of service above self,” the pilot wrote.
    He cannot understand selflessness because he is selfish. He cannot conceive of courage because he is a coward. He cannot feel duty because he is disloyal,” Sullenberger wrote.
    He concluded his post by arguing thatwe owe it not only to those who have served and sacrificed for our nation, but to ourselves and to succeeding generations to vote him out.He posted similar comments to Twitter.
    Passengers wait to be rescued on the wings of Flight 1549 after it landed in 2009 in the Hudson River.

      Sullenberger became famous for his calm valor in 2009 as he successfully landed US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River in New York after its engines were knocked out by birds shortly after taking off from LaGuardia Airport. 所有 155 people on board survived, and Tom Hanks went on to portray the quiet, humble pilot in the 2016 电影 “Sully.
      Sullenberger, a graduate of the US Air Force Academy, retired from US Airways in 2010 后 30 years with the airline and served as an aviation safety expert for CBS News from 2011 至 2017. US Airways had its final flight in 2015 after it merged with American Airlines.


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