Retired pilot Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, who gained fame after he landed a US Airways Airbus A320 in the Hudson River off Manhattan in 2009, told US House lawmakers that pilots flying the Boeing 737 MAX should receive additional Level D full flight simulator (FFS) training before the MAX returns to flight. Such training would enable MAX pilots to “see, hear, feel, experience and understand the challenges” associated with the aircraft’s maneuvering ...

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