By Abi Cox
Short explanation of 9/11
9/11 was a tragic event. At 8:45am an American Airlines Boeing 767 loaded with thousands of jet fuel crashed into the north tower of the World trade center in NYC, instantly killing hundreds of people and trapping many on the upper floors. Shortly after another plane appeared out of nowhere and crashed into the south tower causing an explosion killing more. America had just been attacked by islamic terrorist on a suicide mission.
5 facts about the event
!.President George W Bush gave a motivational speech that night to the American citizens about how NO ONE will ever be able to break Americas bond and foundation.
2.Osama Bin Laden was the mastermind behind the 9/11 attacks.
3.When Osama was finally tracked down he was killed by the US forces.
4.Only six people that were in the tower during the collapse survived.
5.343 firefighters and paramedics were killed in the events of 9/11
2 people involved
1. Osama Bin Laden (mastermind behind everything)
2.George W Bush (president of the united states)
Two ways it affected Texas
Date of the event