WNYW- N.Y.C- (9-11-2001) (8:46 A.M E.T – 4:41 P.M E.T)



From Tuesday, September 11th, 2001 WNYW- FOX 5 News coverage of the Terrorist attacks against the World Trade Center and the Pentagon which killed nearly 3,000 people.

– Coverage runs from 8:46:32 A.M E.T – 4:41 P.M E.T. (There’s some relapse in coverage)

– Coverage starts at 8:46:32 A.M E.T, the exact moment American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the north side of the World Trade Center’s North tower. Footage is from WNYW-TV reporter Dick Oliver’s reporting position at Park Row about 4 blocks east of the towers. Oliver was reporting on the New York City primary elections. The first emergency sirens came at 8:48:38 A.M E.T, Just 6 seconds after the crash. WNYW-TV was the first TV network in the world to go live on the story at 8:48:08 A.M E.T, just 96 seconds after flight 11’s impact.

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