Officially referred to as September 11, September 11th, or 9/11 were dual terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers, organised by Al-Qaeda founder and now deceased leader Osama Bin Laden. Al-Queda insurgents hijacked 4 planes listed below. The plane United Airlines 175 hit the south tower at 9:03 AM and the American Airlines Flight 11 hit the north tower at 8:46 AM. The attacks killed 2,973 people and many people died after because of the smoke on September 11, 2001. When the World Trade Center was being attacked the pentagon was attacked by one plane. The fourth plane that was hijacked was reoverrunned by the passengers and they crashed in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania at 10:03 AM. It is unknown where that plane was going to hit, but some theories are; The white house, the Capitol Building, and Camp David.

World trade center

The North Tower burning after being hit by The American Airlines flight 11

The PlanesEdit

There were 4 planes hijacked during 9/11 there were

  • USA 93
  • United Airlines 175

Places AttackedEdit

  • Twin Towers(8:46 northern,9:03 southern)
  • The Pentagon
  • Shanksville, Pennsylvania(10:03)