Mike Gongol

Mike Gongol

The captain of a United flight had a heart attack mid-flight, and so an off-duty air force captain, Mike Gongol, had to help land the plane, saving 160 lives. He knew he had to help when he heard the PA announcement "are there any non-revenue pilots on board, please ring your call button."

Previous Fact Next Fact
Categories: HealthPeopleTransport

Latest FactRepublic Video

32 Incredible Easter Eggs You Missed in Harry Potter Movies