Episode 91111

Tango Alpha Lima remembers 9/11 with Retired Staten Island Ferry Captain Frank Peters


August 30th, 2021

21 mins 42 secs

Season 911

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About this Episode

As he sailed the Ferry John F. Kennedy from St. George, Staten Island towards the Whitehall Ferry Terminal in Manhattan on Sept. 11, 2001, Staten Island Ferry Captain Frank Peters watched the fireball explode over the Battery as the first plane hit the World Trade Center.

Peters shares how he became part of one of the largest boatlift rescue operations in history that day, as well as how he helps ensure that America never forgets that day.

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