Watch the movie "Sully" carefully. You'll see the names of the first three New York Waterway ferries to come to the rescue when Captain Sully had to land the US Airways jet in the Hudson River in 2009.
In fact, the captain of the first ferry played himself in the movie.
They are in order of arrival:
- Thomas Jefferson
- Moira Smith
- Yogi Berra
Here's an article with the complete list. Below is an excerpt.
- From the Moira Smith, Captain Manny Liba and Deckhands Natale Binetti and Giulio Farnese. They rescued 14.