Public is Invited to Flight 93 Advisory Commission Meeting May 5, 2012
Contact: Jeff Reinbold, (814) 893-6322
Somerset, PA -A meeting of the Flight 93 Advisory Commission will be held on Saturday May 5, 2012 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The meeting is open to the public, and will be held at the Somerset offices of Flight 93 National Memorial: 109 W. Main Street, #104, Somerset, PA 15501
The purpose of the meeting is to review events and developments related to Flight 93 National Memorial since the previous meeting in February 2012. The meeting will include reports on communications, interpretive planning, land acquisition, memorial design, fundraising, and National Park Service activities.
What: Flight 93 Advisory Commission Meeting
Congress authorized the establishment of a federal advisory commission to assist the Department of the Interior and the National Park Service with the formulation of plans for a permanent memorial to honor the passengers and crew of Flight 93. For more information please call the Flight 93 National Memorial office at (814) 893-6322 or visit the memorial's website: www.nps.gov/flni
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Did You Know?
On September 11, 2001 United Flight 93 was only 20 minutes flight time from the nation's capital when the passengers and crew of the plane rushed the cockpit in an effort to overpower the hijackers. Flight 93 crashed in a field outside the town of Shanksville in rural southwestern Pennsylvania. More...