Fast Facts on the September 11 Hijackers



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Here is some background information about the 19 hijackers. September 11, 2001.

From September 11, 2001 Nineteen men hijacked four commercial airlines carrying fuel for cross-country flights to carry out a terrorist attack on the United States. organized by Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

– 8:46 AM ET (approximately) – American Airlines Flight 11 (traveling from Boston to Los Angeles) crashes into the North Tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. The plane is piloted by Plot his leader Mohammed Atta.

– 9:03 AM ET (approximately) – United Airlines Flight 175 (traveling from Boston to Los Angeles) crashes into the South Tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. The plane is piloted by hijacker Marwan Al-Shehi.

– 9:37 a.m. ET (approximately) – American Airlines Flight 77 (traveling from Dulles, Virginia to Los Angeles) crashes into the Pentagon in Washington. The plane is being piloted by hijacker Hani Hanjour.

– 10:03 a.m. ET (approximately) – United Airlines Flight 93 (traveling from Newark, New Jersey to San Francisco) crashes in a field in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. The plane is piloted by hijacker Ziad Jarrah.

American Airlines Flight 11
Mohammed Atta – Egypt, 9/11 program tactical leader and pilot
Abdul Aziz Al Omari – Saudi Arabia
Wail al Shehri – Saudi Arabia
Waleed al Shehri – Saudi Arabia
Satam Al Suqami – Saudi Arabia

United Airlines Flight 175
Fayez Banihammad – United Arab Emirates
Ahmed al Ghamdi – Saudi Arabia
Hamza Al Ghamdi – Saudi Arabia
Marwan al Shehhi – pilot, United Arab Emirates
Mohand al Shehri – Saudi Arabia

American Airlines Flight 77
Hani Hanjour – Saudi Arabian pilot
Nawaf Al Hazmi – Saudi Arabia
Salem Al Hazmi – Saudi Arabia
Khalid al Mihdhar – Saudi Arabia
Majed Moqed – Saudi Arabia

United Airlines Flight 93
Saeed Al Ghamdi – Saudi Arabia
Ahmad Al Haznawi – Saudi Arabia
Ziad Jarrah – Lebanon, Pilot
Ahmed al Nami – Saudi Arabia

Egypt
Mohammed Atta

Lebanon
Ziad Jara

Saudi Arabia
Ahmed Al Ghamdi
Hamza Al Ghamdi
Said Al Ghamdi
Hani Hanjul
Nawaf Al Hazmi
salem al hazmi
Ahmad Al Haznawi
Ahmad Al Nami
Khalid Al Midar
Majed Moked
Abdul Aziz Al Omari
Mohan Al Sheri
wail al sheri
Waleed Al Sherri
Satham Al Suqami

United Arab Emirates
Fayez Banihamad
Marwan Al Shehi

Source: www.cnn.com

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