This Friday, Sept. 11, marks 19 years because the terrorist attacks on September, eleven, 2001, which killed almost 3000 human beings and injured hundreds more.
Four airplanes have been hijacked that day as a part of a coordinated plan: planes originated at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS); one left from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD); and one departed Newark International Airport (EWR), now Newark Liberty International Airport.
The two planes hijacked after leaving Boston Logan International had been flown into the dual towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. The plane hijacked after leaving Dulles International hit the Pentagon, near Washington, D.C. The fourth plane, originating in Newark International Airport, crashed in a subject in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
Private and public memorials take place each year to study the anniversary of 9-11. And despite COVID-19 worries, this yr the ones memorials will nevertheless be taking vicinity, even though a chunk in a different way.
A commemoration ceremony for sufferers’ families could be streamed on line from the September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York City. The lifestyle has been for own family participants to read the names of all the victims at some stage in the memorial ceremony. This 12 months a recording of circle of relatives participants studying the names will flow during the event.
The September 11 observance on the Flight ninety three National Memorial near Shanksville, PA. can be closed to the general public, however stay-streamed as well. Both presidential candidates plan to visit the web site that day.
We haven’t seen something legit approximately an observance taking region at Boston Logan International Airport, however no question some people will make their way to the Sep 11 Memorial at BOS Airport to bear in mind and pay respects.
The memorial is a large glass dice on a small hill, next to the Hilton Hotel at BOS. Inside are two glass panels etched with the names of anybody aboard the two flights that have been hijacked leaving Boston Logan Airport. The memorial was dedicated in 2008.