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-- dramatic new tapes just released from the moments after the 9/11 attacks.
Now for the very first time we're hearing some of the cockpit and radio tower communications.
And they provide a chilling timeline.
Of the terror.
Trace Gallagher has more in -- West Coast newsroom Trace.
-- -- can say about this mega is wowed factors one former investigative of the 9/11 commission said the story of 9/11 is best told through the voices.
Of 9/11 now as you listen to these recordings -- want you -- to remember two things one.
They were all compiled for the 9/11 commission about a 140.
Recordings in all they have not been made public.
And the members of the 9/11 commission we're told again and again and again that these audio recordings did not exist.
They pushed they got there.
We're gonna play them for you they paint a picture of heroism but also confusion and -- direction and a desperate scramble for information.
Let's Begin with flight eleven the first one -- hit the World Trade Center.
You'll hear a reservation agent in Raleigh, North Carolina she's on the phone when -- flight attendant on board flight eleven.
And she is real weighing.
That conversation to American Airlines emergency line and at the very end.
You'll hear air traffic controllers intervene -- Along with the -- pat I think -- He's got a great captain.
We are absolutely and I'll come so far what I've got the number -- might have.
GAAP push it actually breathing the number one thinking that that pretty badly and then keep lying down the -- they don't know what if she can't you cannot.
We had a flight catcher in the back.
Coach might not be aware of what's going on right now including.
They are in the cockpit with the pilot.
They've -- -- erratic again.
She didn't have a I didn't -- -- passenger might be it.
-- in that area -- what's going on -- -- -- in the.
-- -- -- -- -- I don't write them detonating.
Yeah that's at eleven that we do but there's someone and they got -- taken over.
Man -- -- say Betty talked to me she lost contact with Betty the plane then hit the World Trade Center that was the first place at that time -- and united 175 was missing.
Now listen to this conversation this was from the New York radar control center saying can you help us find this thing play it.
I didn't actually do right now managed to finish it got about 4000 feet above five if you avoid Albuquerque.
Yeah I can't be good guy look -- -- definitive they're not going to depending really quick area.
Well -- offense might wanna -- married a good comprehensive might affect one when we have got another situation.
We're kind of let that be okay and I'll read -- -- it.
And I'm going to cut in the power of god always smoke.
You heard the break -- they said I'm gonna look at the tail number see if we can read out a -- He didn't have a -- seconds later it hit the World Trade Center.
Now listen to the confirmation of Vice President Dick Cheney giving -- shoot down order.
On any of these hijacked aircraft.
But as you listen remember that -- never actually made it to the fighter -- -- this conversation.
The region commander has declared that we can shoot down aircraft did not respond to our direction -- So if you trying to divert somebody and you won't divert the other thing you know him over the -- but -- a conflict on -- yeah conflict -- -- action packed right now you know like okay.
They look at you read that some of the program there -- Vice president was there vice president has cleared out -- except for -- -- -- them down if they do not respond very messy state.
And before He said that river thing get a conflict that the answer was no He went on to say the vice president has cleared but that order never mated to the actual fighter pilots the reason -- Is that despite stories and reports the fighter pilots were never actually trailing any of the hijacked aircraft.
So those fighter pilots were told only to identify -- -- numbers and then get back to the military control there was a great deal of confusion as you might imagine negative on that morning.
And now we're just learning exactly DTL by DTL audiotape by audio -- What happened throughout the nation between the military and the civil aviation.
And did the aircraft themselves on the morning nine.
Those tapes are so chilling Trace ten years later they have the ability to bring you right back to what you felt when you watch the horror unfold.
On that day don't -- They do it in and there's more of them in your work kind of sifting through these because they just -- -- -- and and if we find more of these will bring them to you because they really are riveting and they do tell the story of 9/11 through the voices of those who -- -- Good reporting -- thanks so much.
And folks as the nation prepares to mark ten years to the day since the 9/11 attacks.
We've got a Fox News special airing tomorrow night featuring a complete timeline of that day.
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And to get -- we grab each other's hand and we just started to run.
Surprisingly enough not -- one piece of confetti a broken glass touched us.
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