It’s been 18 years since the tragic events on September 11, 2001. That day more than 2,600 people perished at the World Trade Center, 125 people died at the Pentagon and 256 people died on four airplanes after terrorists hijacked the planes and turned them into guided missiles.
That day changed America forever.
Union City honors the memory of the brave people of one of the airplanes that crashed that day, United Airlines Flight 93. The Flight 93 Memorial was dedicated on December 8, 2007.
Here is what we read on the city’s website: