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Resource ID: #19141
Subject: September 11, 2001
Source: USA Today (McLean, Va.)
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Date: Aug. 12, 2002

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USA Today explains how the nation's aviation system was able to land nearly 4,500 planes on Sept. 11 when the call went out to clear the skies following the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. The story shows scenes in air traffic control rooms across the country, and illustrates how the FAA was able to execute the historic order.

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