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President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and entire White House staff remember 9/11 victims 14 years after

United States President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and the entire White House staff remembered the September 11 attacks 14 years after. By 8:46 a.m on September 11, 2015, the President and First Lady observed a minute of silence on the White House lawn. This was the exact moment that  the first plane hit the World Trade Center’s North Tower

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Six moments of silence are part of the 9/11 anniversary commemoration. The public is invited to observe any or all of the following times.

  • 8:46 a.m.: Hijackers crash Flight 11 into the north tower.
  • 9:03 a.m.: Hijackers crash United Airlines Flight 175 into the south tower.
  • 9:37 a.m.: Hijackers crash American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon.
  • 9:59 a.m.: The south tower collapses.
  • 10:03 a.m.: Passengers launch a counterattack on hijackers aboard United Airlines Flight 93. The hijackers crash the plane into an empty field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
  • 10:28 a.m.: The north tower collapses.
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Also as part of the event to mark the 14 anniversary of the September 11 attacks, President Obama will travel to Fort Meade, Maryland,.

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