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America Under Attack

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 08:48 EDT
  12:48 GMT

 09:03 EDT
  13:03 GMT

 09:40 EDT
  13:40 GMT

 10:00 EDT
  14:00 GMT



Flight 11: Crashed at 0848 EDT
Flight 175: Crashed at 0903 EDT
Flight 77: Crashed at 0940 EDT
Flight 93: Crashed at 1030 EDT


An eyewitness describes how people jumped from the windows
The first tower collapses
0845: New York

American Airlines Flight 11

American Airlines Flight 11, a Boeing 767 from Boston to Los Angeles departed from Boston's Logan airport at 08:02 EDT. It was fully laden with fuel for the six-hour flight. At 08:48 it crashed into the north tower of New York's World Trade Center killing all 81 passengers, nine flight attendants and both pilots.

Flight details: Captain John Ogonowski or one of his his crew members managed to push a button that allows air traffic controllers to hear some cockpit conversation. "Don't do anything foolish. You are not going to get hurt," a hijacker was heard to say at 08:28.

Hijackers: Suspected hijackers on this flight have been named by the FBI as Waleed M Alshehri, Wail Alshehri, Mohamed Atta, Abdulaziz Alomari and Satam Al Suqami.

Also:
In Pictures Twin Towers Tenants
World Trade Disaster Military Picture
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