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Media Advisory - Flight 93 National Memorial Coverage Procedures for September 11 Observance 2014

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Date: August 21, 2014
Contact: Mike Litterst, 202-513-0354

~ Media Credentialing Form Due By September 1 ~

FOR GUIDANCE AND PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY -

NOT FOR BROADCAST

WHAT: September 11th Observance

TheSeptember 11th observance will start at9:45 a.m. on Thursday, September 11. This start time was chosen to commemorate the time period during which the passengers and crew took action on the plane to thwart the terrorists. 

WHEN:         September 11th Observance - Thursday, September 11, 2013    

Media Set-up Begins:7:00 a.m.
Ceremony Begins:
9:45 a.m.

All media must be set-up and in place by8:45 a.m. on Thursday, September 11.
(
Outlets with live broadcasts the morning ofSeptember 11 will have access earlier than7:00 a.m.;details will follow in future advisories).

WHERE:   Flight 93 National Memorial
                1060 Lambertsville Road
                Stoystown, PA 15563

RSVP:           

Credentials are required to obtain access to any of the designated media areas.
Credentialed members of the media interested in covering the event must
RSVP HERE by September 1, 2014, at 6:00 pm ED

Additional information regarding media credentialing pick-up and other important media technical details will be sent soon in future technical advisories.

CONTACT: For additional information about media credentialing:

Mike Litterst
National Park Service
(202) 513-0354
mike_litterst@nps.gov

Information contained in this advisory is subject to change.

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