History TV18 HD to premiere ‘9/11: Inside Air Force One’
MUMBAI: Eighteen years on, History TV18 HD will retell the story of 9/11 attacks using new revelations, declassified documents and recently released footage. The exclusive documentary ‘9/11: Inside Air Force One’ will premiere on 12th September at 10 pm.
The two-hour documentary takes viewers aboard Air Force One – the special Air Force plane of the President of the United States of America – in the moments following the attacks. It also captures, what was happening that fateful day in the cockpit, command centres and underground bunkers across America.
“9/11: Inside Air Force One” features never-before-seen interviews with President George W. Bush, Vice President Dick Cheney, Chief of Staff Andy Card, the pilot of Air Force One, Secret Service agents, as well as intelligence and military aides on board. Viewers will see the tragic day through the eyes of US leaders and members of the civilian and military chain of command.
In addition to recent footage captured aboard Air Force One, the documentary also reveals an astonishing and untapped resource – the formerly top-secret and recently declassified transcript of the conversation between the nation’s military and civilian high command that took place that day, known as the Air Threat Conference Call. As no other record possibly could, this document shows the real-time struggles of the country’s leaders, to make sense of the scale of the attacks, to formulate a coherent response and to keep safe the President of USA.
A+E Networks | TV18 MD and Network18 CEO Avinash Kaul said “At History TV18 HD, we believe in pushing the envelope in offering content that is path-breaking, compelling and informative. ‘9/11: Inside Air Force One’ is all of this and much more and we truly hope it excites and amazes viewers.”