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It’s been nearly 21 years since flight attendant Betty Ong picked up a phone while in flight and essentially let the world know that the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 had begun.
“The cockpit is not answering the phone and someone was stabbed in business class,” she told her American Airlines reservation desk calmly. She was on the phone for another 23 minutes until 8.44am – when her American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center in Manhattan.