September 11th, 2012
….. and honoring those that we lost.
In total 3,497 people died in the attacks on September 11, 2001.
* 2,735 civilians in the World Trade Center died
* 87 passengers and crew members aboard American Airlines Flight 11 that hit the North Tower
* 60 passengers and crew aboard United Flight 175 that hit the South Tower
* 343 New York City firefighters and rescue workers and 23 New York City law enforcement officers, 47 Port Authority workers and 37 Port Authority Police Officers, lost their lives when they rushed in to save the victims in the World Trade Center
* 36 passengers and crew aboard United Flight 93, who gave their lives stopping four hijackers over Pennsylvania
* 64 passengers and crew aboard American Airlines Flight 77 that crashed into the Pentagon, killing them and 125 people in the building.