14 years have passed since the Pentagon attack alias the 9/11 Attack initiated by the Al Qaeda on Tuesday the11th of September, 2001
The attack was conducted on the World Trade Center in New York on four different occasions in the morning.
Four passenger air planes flying towards California from the US Eastern shore were abducted with the involvement of 11 terrorists.
The American Airlines flights No11 and 77 as well as the flights 175 and 93 belonging to United Airlines were thus abducted.
First the flights No 11 and 175 were made to collide with the North and Southern towers of the World Trade Centre.
The two tower buildings consisting of 110 storeys each were crashed to the ground within 42 minutes. Other buildings surrounding the WTC too were damaged and around 3000peole died of the incident.
The third aeroplane the 77 crashed on Pentagon which is the Security Center of the US.
Flight 93, the fourth abducted aeroplane came to Washington but had faced with an accident on its way.
2996 people including the 19 terrorists died from the attack. Property worth billions of dollars were destroyed as well.
The area around Pentagon was completely cleaned out and rebuilt by the end of May 2002. The Pentagon was restored and reopened on 18th, November 2006.