Miracle at Sea: Sydnie Uemoto and David McMahon Swim for 20 Hours After Landing at Sea

In Part 1 of a two-part talk story, pilot Sydnie Uemoto talks about the challenges of landing a disabled plane in 4- to 6-foot seas 25 miles off the Kona Coast, and how she and her copilot swam for 20 hours before being rescued.  Sydnie’s mom, Andrina Uemoto joined us and will share her feelings in Part 2, coming April 5.

Air Date:  March 26, 2017