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Hero pilot press conference at 4 pm

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) The pilots who made a ditched water landing of a US Airways plane in the Hudson River earlier this year flew together for the first time since the emergency landing Thursday morning.

Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and 1st Officer Jeffrey Skiles piloted a flight early Thursday morning from Charlotte to New York and then in the afternoon made the return trip for the first time since the water landing months ago.

The pair will hold a live press conference at 4 pm. at the Charlotte aiport. Check WBTV.com for live video at 4 pm.

Also, WBTV has video of the landing in Charlotte from earlier this afternoon.

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