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Local Pilot Gives Program

Gary Hooyman of Trenton, a pilot for Southwest Airlines, was the guest speaker at Thursday’s meeting of the Trenton Rotary Club. Don Purkapile was the program chairman.

Hooyman talked about the “Miracle on the Hudson,” in which a pilot was able to land his aircraft in the Hudson River with 150 passengers aboard after the plane hit a flock of geese. He told about the flight and what the pilot, Capt.

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