Dial-Global and CBS Radio WPHT-AM Philadelphia syndicated talker Michael Smerconish is hosting 400 listeners aboard eight buses on Saturday morning (9/10) at 5:30am from the Plymouth Meeting Mall to visit and take part in the dedication of the first phase of the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, PA.
This is his fourth visit to the memorial. The site is the final resting place of the heroic passengers and crew of Flight 93 who gave their lives on 9/11. Musical tributes, observances and other activities will take place that day to honor the 40 heroes who lost their lives aboard United Flight 93.
Scheduled to speak at the Flight 93 National Memorial dedication include former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush along with VP Joe Biden, Speaker of the House John Boehner along with Flight 93 family members. Also attending will be former first lady Laura Bush, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis and Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan will perform at the dedication ceremony on Saturday.
This special trip was made possible by the following Talk Radio 1210 partners: Turnersville Auto Mall, The Ferrara Law Firm, The Irish Pub, Kelchner’s Horseradish Products, Steven Singer Jewelers, Capital Gold Group, and Swartz Culleton PC.