Historical Perspectives - September 11, 2001

World Trade Center - New York City

8:45 a.m. Hijacked American Airlines Flight 11 out of Boston Massachusetts airport crashed into the North tower of the World Trade Center.

9:03 a.m. Hijacked airliner United Airlines Flight 175 from Boston crashes and explodes into the South tower of the World Trade Center.

 

 

 

 

Plane crash Somerset, PA

10:10 a.m. United Airlines Flight 93 crashed in Somerset County Pennsylvania when passengers and crew aboard thwarted terrorists hijacking.

 

 

 

 

Pentagon
Washington, DC

9:43 a.m. American Airlines hijacked Flight 77 crashes into the west side of the Pentagon

 

 

 

 

 

This day alone culminated in 2,993 deaths including the 19 terrorists and resulting deaths of hundreds of rescue personnel upon the collapses of the building infrastructures.

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