Twelfth Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of Monte R. Belger, June 17, 2004 [open pdf - 35KB]
Alternate Title: 9/11 Commisssion, Twelfth Public Hearing: Statement of Monte R. Belger, June 17, 2004
The twelfth and final public hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was held June 16-17, 2004, in Washington, DC. The two-day hearing focused on two distinct topics: the 9-11 Plot, and the federal government's immediate response to the attacks on September 11, 2001. This testimony was from a panel focused on "FAA Response on 9/11." In this testimony, Monte R. Belger, Former Acting Deputy Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration, provides a brief account of the actions taken by the FAA on 9/11, the lessons learned, and changes that were made following 9/11 to strengthen their capability to respond.
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States: http://www.9-11commission.gov