Looking Back at the Facts of 9/11

9/11 By The Numbers 1 of 13

The tragic events of Tuesday, September 11th, 2001 touched the lives of millions. Exactly how many? Check out the numbers:

  • 1 government building - The Pentagon
  • 2 towers - the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center
  • 3 locations - New York City, NY; Arlington, VA; near Shanksville, PA
  • 4 planes - American Airlines flight 11, United Airlines Flight 175, American Airlines Flight 77, United Airlines flight 93
  • 19 al-Qaeda terrorist hijackers
  • More than 90 countries lost citizens
  • 102 minutes between 8:46am and 10:28am
  • 110 floors in each tower
  • 2,996 deaths
  • more than 6,000 injured