UA 175 hijackedAttack
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|Primary Organization||United Airlines Flight 175 Hijackers|
|Location||UA 175 hijack location, Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Start Time||0842 local, Sept. 11, 2001|
|End Time||0852 local, Sept. 11, 2001|
|Participants||Marwan al-Shehhi, Fayez Bannihammad, Mohand al-Shehri, Ahmed al-Ghamdi, Hamza al-Ghamdi|
|Narrative and Notes|
|Reliable||According to reports by two passengers and a flight attendant, the hijackers used knives, Mace and a bomb threat to take the plane. They apparently killed both pilots and stabbed a flight attendant. |
8:47: The plane's transponder code changes, probably due to actions by the hijackers.
8:52: Flight attendant notifies United Airlines of hijacking.
8:58: The plane makes a heading turn toward New York City.
9:03: Flight 175 crashes into South Tower.
|19-11 Commission Report, July 22, 2004. Chapter 1.1.|
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