Flight 93 National Memorial, Stonycreek Township, Pennsylvania - The memorial's 2,200 acres, located at the site of the crash of United Airlines Flight 93, which was hijacked in the September 11 attacks, honosr the passengers and crew of Flight 93, who stopped the terrorists from reaching their target.
Flight 93 Memorial, September 11, 2001, the U.S. came under attack when four commercial airliners were hijacked and used to strike targets on the ground. Nearly 3,000 people tragically lost their lives. Because of the actions of the 40 passengers and crew aboard one of the planes, Flight 93, the attack on the U.S. Capitol was thwarted.(Pennsylvania)
Fourteen years after the 9/11 attacks, a national memorial opens at the crash site of Flight 93. The $50m visitor center designed by Paul Murdoch commemorates the 40 passengers and crew who died near Shanksville, Pennsylvania