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Published September 10, 2011, 05:58 PM

A dedication for the Flight 93 takes place to honor the passengers and crew

Shanksville, PA (WDAY TV) -- A somber ceremony honoring the heroism of the 40 passengers and crew aboard Flight 93.

Shanksville, PA (WDAY TV) -- A somber ceremony honoring the heroism of the 40 passengers and crew aboard Flight 93. Some who fought hijackers. A dedication for the Flight 93 National Memorial took place in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. About four thousand families members, Vice President Joe Biden and former Presidents Bush and Clinton attended.The 62 million dollar memorial is in the field where that plane went down. Mr. Bush calling the actions by some passengers, a shining example of democracy in action. He says, “The choice they made would cost them their lives and they knew it. Many passengers called their loved ones to say goodbye, then hung up to perform their final act. One said they're ready to break into the cockpit, 'I have to go. I love you'”

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