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ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sat Jan 31, 2004 11:37 am

Kinda doing a follow up on the shooting down of an airliner post. Other than the recordings on airdisaster.com, are there any ATC recordings telling of the shutting down of FAA airspace?

I'm not looking for recordings to the actual aircraft/crew involved. Just "stories" of the day, if you will.
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ScarletHarlot
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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sat Jan 31, 2004 12:09 pm

There was an excellent story about this in USA Today, of all places. They go into great detail about what happened at the FAA that day.

Check out http://www1.faa.gov/Sept11portraits/index.cfm. There is a link from that to the USA Today articles too.
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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sat Jan 31, 2004 1:02 pm

I just read some of the USA Today links; thanks for posting. Are there any links to audio recordings?? And for those of you who were flying that day, what were ATC's verbatim words??? I'm sure you'll never forget.
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solarix
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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sat Jan 31, 2004 4:59 pm

These are ATIS broadcasts that I recorded right after 9/11 when the airspace was shut down. This clip contains both Montgomery Field (MYF) and Gillespie Field (SEE) ATIS transmissions.

http://members.cox.net/demo/sept11_atis_notams.wav

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jhooper
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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sun Feb 01, 2004 2:40 am

ok thanks Solarix . Do you happen to have any recordings of actual tower, approach, center, 121.5, or FSS calls ordering folks out of the sky?
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dc-10 levo
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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sun Feb 01, 2004 2:47 am

There are some recordings here:

http://www.airdisaster.com/cvr/atcwav.shtml

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RE: ATC Recordings Of 9/11 Events

Sun Feb 01, 2004 2:51 am

Infact, those recordings I posted earlier are really frightening.

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