30 Hudson Yards, 500 West 33rd Street, former North Tower, Hudson Yards Development, 10th Avenue-33rd Street, New York City by KPF Architects :: 80 floors, height 374m, office tower :: Under Construction
Smoke pours from a gaping hole and the upper floors of the World Trade Center's North Tower, shortly after hijackers crashed American Airlines Flight 11 into the building on September 11, 2001 in New York City. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
"Golden Gate Bridge, North Tower, San Francisco" by Raj Hanchanahal Photography on Flickr - A view of Transamerica Pyramid Building at night through the north tower of the Golden Gate Bridge from Marin Headlands.
*9/11: Though nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks in New York, Pennsylvania + Washington, tens of thousands of workers safely escaped in the World Trade Center that day... Rise and Fall - Photographs - NYTimes.com
While most people below the crash zones of the towers lived, all but four people at or above the impact zones died. In this tragic video, people hang out of the windows in the north tower impact zone calling for help. The North Tower was struck between the 93rd and 98th floors at approximately 8:46 a.m. The building, 1 World Trade Center, was among the tallest in the world when it was built.