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Friday, 8 March, 2002, 13:43 GMT
In pictures: Pentagon crash
A sequence of five newly-released pictures shows the moment a hijacked American Airlines plane slammed into the Pentagon on 11 September, 2001.

The photos, taken by a surveillance camera, show the date of 12 September and the time of 1737, even though the crash took place the day before at 0937 local time.

(All pictures AP)

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American Airlines Flight 77 is about to hit the building

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A white glow develops immediately after impact

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A mountain of fire and smoke rises above the building

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The impact caused a five-floor section of the building to collapse

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Sixty-four are killed on board the plane and 190 in the Pentagon

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12 Sep 01 | Americas
In pictures: Attack on the Pentagon
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