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REMEMBERING 9-11: 9/11 Facts




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• Each of the planes that crashed

into the World Trade Center had a

jet fuel capacity of nearly 24,000

gallons.

• All civilian air traffic was banned

from landing on U.S. soil for two

days.

• Among the fatalities were 346

New York City Fire Department

firefighters, 23 New York City

Police Department officers, and 37

Port Authority Police Department

officers.

• Cantor Fitzgerald L.P., an

investment bank on the 101st-

105th floors of One World Trade

Center, lost more employees than

any other firm: 658.

• Approximately 16,000 people

were below the impact zones in

the World Trade Center at the time

of the attacks, most of whom

evacuated before the towers

collapsed.

• 7 WTC, 6 WTC, 5 WTC, 4 WTC the

WTC Marriott Hotel (3 WTC) and St.

Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church

were also destroyed in the attacks.

• Mohamed Atta’s luggage, which

did not make it onto American

Airlines Flight 11, contained a will

and 757/767 flight manuals.

• Unlike many stereotypes of

hijackers or terrorists, most of the

attackers were educated and

came from well-to-do

backgrounds.

• The New York Stock Exchange, the

American Stock Exchange and

NASDAQ did not open on

September 11 and remained

closed until September 17.

• 2,880 victim’s compensation

awards were issued to the families

of those killed.
 

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