A plane crash that occurred after 3:30 this evening on the Hudson River off of Manhattan New York, has a positive outcome. The incident occurred shortly after take off, when the pilot claimed the plane had hit a flock of large birds that had been in the area. Confirming reports from the media indicate the pilot radioed that both engines had failed and the plane was powerless. Some witnesses said they had seen smoke coming from the engines before it crashed into the river. Reports indicate that the pilot of the plane had over 30 years of experience and . . .