Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011 8:46 a.m. Moment of Silence is observed in all networks to commemorate the first plane attack to the NY Twin Towers.
The last of the three moments of silence was to commemorate the attack of Pentagon, Virginia.
The fountain in the Ground Zero bore the names of the victims of this man-made disaster on that fateful day.
The two blue beams that make up the 'Tribute in Light' briefly stretched out into the Manhattan sky last night.The art installation was switched on for the first time this year as preparations for the tenth anniversary of 9/11 on Sunday continued.Its 88 bulbs will project upwards from Ground Zero - as it has done for the past nine years - from dusk on September 11 until dawn on September 12.It is one of a host of events in memory of the 2,753 who died on the site of the Twin Towers in 2001.