Photos released by the FBI Thursday, Sept. 27, 2001, of the suspected hijackers from American Airlines Flight 11. Top row, from left are, Satam M. Al Suqami, Abdulaziz Alomari, Waleed M. Alshehri. Bottom row, from left are, Wail M. Alshehri and Mohamed Atta. (AP Photo/FBI)
Gallery: The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks
Sep. 10, 2011 @ 07:19 PM
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, terrorists hijacked airplanes and used them to destroy the Twin Towers in New York City and damage the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. One of the planes crashed in a field in rural Pennsylvania.
Excluding the 19 hijackers, the death toll stands at 2,998 with 24 more presumed dead,