Objective: Chapter 1 "We Have Some Planes" September 11, 2001 is a date that will never be forgotten in America. The objective of this lesson is to analyze the 9/11 attacks beginning with the hijackers boarding the planes.
1) Class: The crash of the two aircrafts into each of the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center (WTC) marked the beginning of one of the most tragic days in American history. Discuss the security measures and boarding process the 9/11 hijackers of both American Flight 11 and United Flight 175 encountered. What security measures were installed at that time? What were the consequences of setting off the metal detectors? Did any of the Flight 11 or Flight 175 hijackers set off the alarm? How did the terrorists on Flight 11 and Flight 175 takeover the aircraft as reported by flight crew and passengers? What weapons were reported to be used by the hijackers? Did either hijacking pilots make contact...
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