Today in history: 9/11 BOMBINGS-bombing of the world trade center,the pentagon, and the attempted flight 93 bombing

Date:
September 11, 2001
Location:
Washington D.C.
Group Responsible:
Osama Bin Laden and the Al Qaeda terrorist organization
Synopsis:
On the morning of September 11th terrorists hijacked four commercial jet planes and attempted to fly them into several U.S. targets. They used American Airlines Flight 77 like a missile and crashed it into the Pentagon at 9:38 AM. The Pentagon caught fire and part of the building collapsed. In this tragic event 189 civilians and military personel lost their lives. This attack was done in concert with the attack on the World Trade Center…

Date:
September 11, 2001
Location:
New York City
Group Responsible:
Osama Bin Laden and the Al Qaeda terrorist organization
Synopsis:
On the morning of September 11th, terrorists hijacked four commercial jet planes and attempted to fly them into several U.S. targets. One of the planes, American Airlines Flight 11, crashed into Tower One of the World Trade Center at 8:50 AM. United Airlines Flight 175 crashed into Tower Two at 9:04 AM. Asthe world watched Tower Two collapsed to the ground at about 10:00 AM. Unfortunately,this horrible scene was duplicated at 10:30 AM when Tower One crashed to the ground. This terrorist attack brought about the death of approximately 3,000 men, women and children from nations around the world….

Date:
September 11, 2001
Location:
Somerset County, about 80 miles SE of Pittsburgh
Group Responsible:
Osama Bin Laden and the Al Qaeda terrorist organization
Synopsis:
On the morning of September 11th, terrorists hijacked four commercial jet planes and attempted to fly them into several U.S. targets. The terrorists planned to fly United Airlines Flight 93 into a key U.S. target like the capitol building. However, some of the passengers had heard of the events surrounding the other terrorist targets and took action. The heroes of Flight 93 epitomize the sacrifice and courage this great nation was founded upon. Although authorities areunclear of the exact sequenceof events involving this flight,they are sure these heroes died protecting the lives of countless others….

Today, 11 years later- The world remembers the souls of innocent lost victims and can only hope for a better and brighter today..
So where ever you are right now- in your work place, at home, in school,or even in a friend’s house- do the world a favour, do yourself a favour.. “THANK GOD FOR THE GIFT OF LIFE” and remember that he is coming soon….As my friend Tony Erksin would say, “LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH, LIKE TODAY MAY BE YOUR LAST…

Thanks for reading..

-Compiled by SIRmyk3z…. 9/11/2012

references: http://americanhistory.about.com/od/terroris1/p/wtc_September11.htm

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