Transcript for September 11: World Trade Center Time Lapse
As we said this is the day america remembered. 11 years ago on a sun tuesday morning in new york much like today those planes crashed into the world trade center, the pentagon and a field in western pennsylvania. Nearly 3,000 lives were lost. We are told that 97% of americans across the country remember exactly where they were the moment the world changed. We want to tell you what we know as we know it, we just got a report in that there's been some sort of explosion at the world trade center in new york. A tuesday morning in september and today 11 years later a nation paused to remember. ♪ h. Perry. Glen c. Perry, sr. ♪ ♪ and while our thoughts went back today, the rebuilding does move on. A stunning new time-lapsed video has been released documents the rise of 1 world trade center, the building reaching higher and higher and taking its place on the skyline. Already the tallest building in new york, 1 world trade center is scheduled to open in 2014, and it will be the tallest building in america. And a monument, 104 floors standing 1,776 feet fall.
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