Title: Flight 93: Forty Lives, One Destiny
Author: Dennis B. Roddy-Post
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Annotation: Post Gazette staff writer Dennis B. Roddy wrote this comprehensive story on United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in western Pennsylvania. The article profiles several passengers and crew members, and it includes a map and timeline of events. The article also discusses the lives of the hijackers, especially Ziad Jarrah, the leader on that flight. The article details the phone calls made that morning form the passengers and crew to their loved ones. It also reveals the stories of a few loved ones who had to explain to their children what happened to their parents on that flight.
Excerpt: "Late. They were late. United Airlines Flight 93 had been scheduled to take off at 8:01 a.m. Now it was sitting on the tarmac, waiting for clearance to depart for San Francisco...."
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