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Background: The Flights

Boeing 767-200ER:
Length: 159 feet
Wing span: 156 feet
Passenger capacity: 181
Cruising speed: 530 MPH
Maximum range: 5,570 miles
Maximum fuel capacity: 23,980 gallons

Boeing 757-200:
Length: 155 feet
Wing span: 125 feet
Passenger capacity: 210
Cruising speed: 542 MPH
Maximum range: 4,520 miles
Maximum fuel capacity: 11,276 gallons



American Airlines Flight 11
Boeing 767
92 people onboard
7:59 A.M. - departs Boston's Logan Int'l Airport bound for Los Angeles;
8:45 A.M. - crashes into the north World Trade Center tower (1 Tower);


American Airlines Flight 77
Boeing 757
64 people onboard
8:10 A.M. - departs Washington Dulles Airport bound for San Francisco;
9:40 A.M. - crashes into the Pentagon;


United Airlines Flight 93
Boeing 757
45 people onboard
8:01 A.M. - departs Neward Int'l Airport bound for San Francisco;
10:37 A.M. - crashes in Shanksville, Pennsylvania;


United Airlines Flight 175
Boeing 767
65 people onboard
8:14 A.M. - departs Boston's Logan Int'l Airport bound for Los Angeles;
9:03 A.M. - crashes into the south World Trade Center tower (2 Tower);