This collection of photo's from ground "0" was gathered off of the web.
The World Trade Center opened in 1970. It took 8 years of construction with 10,000
construction workers. It covered 16 acres. It had 68 miles of steel, 12,000 miles of
electrical cable, and 43,000 windows which were cleaned automaticly. It also had 828
emergency exits. By 9:00 a.m. every work day it had 35,000 employees working.
7:58 a.m. - United Airlines Flight 175 departs Boston for Los Angeles, carrying 56
passengers, two pilots, and seven flight attendants. The Boeing 767 is hijacked after
takeoff and diverted to New York.
7:59 a.m. - American Airlines Flight 11 departs Boston for Los Angeles, carrying 81
passengers, two pilots, and nine flight attendants. This Boeing 767 is also hijacked and
diverted to New York.