Check out Chesley Sullenberger III, pilot of that crashed US Airways plane:

With water seeping into the plane, Sullenberger, a former fighter pilot, walked up and down the center aisle twice to make sure nobody was left before he joined the exodus from the jet, the mayor said.

"He was the last one off the plane," Bloomberg said.

[Link via Ben. Photo: Lyle Crowley (click to enlarge)]

--Michael Crowley