9-11-2001 (Twin Tower Attack) (The people killed in 9/11 (400 were…
9-11-2001 (Twin Tower Attack)
Who did this?
An Islamic group (Al-queda)
15 of the 19 were from Saudi Arabia
four coordinated terrorists that took took out the twin towers in New York City.
The people killed in 9/11
3,000 people were killed
400 were firefighters and police officers
All of these people were killed in Pennsylvania, Washington DC, and New York City
These were 19 hijackers
The places that were attacked
World Trade Center
Crashed into by United Airlines and American Airlines
Pentagon Building in DC
Who was in charge?
Osama Bin Laden
Helped by Mohammed and the hijackers
Hijacked the planes
The original plan
Mohammed met with Osama at Tora Bora to discuss the plan to attack.
Mohammed was recently involved with a previous problem,
Bomb airliners out of the middle east and kill passengers
Planes that were hijacked in 9/11
United Airlines Flight 175
Crashed in North tower
American Airlines flight 77
Crashed in South tower
American Air Flights 11
departed Logan Airport at 7:59 a.m.