Hudson River miracle plane up for sale

(AP) - For sale: One severely water-damaged jet, heronot included.

The banged-up US Airways plane that Capt. Chesley Sullenbergerdeftly landed on the Hudson River a year ago after a flock of geesedisabled its engines is being auctioned off.

Insurance firm Chartis, which is holding the online auction,describes the Airbus A320, minus its two engines, as having severewater damage throughout the airframe and impact damage to itsunderside.

Bidding on the plane, currently being held on a lot in Kearny,N.J., continues until March 27.

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