9/11: DAY THAT CHANGED THE WORLD – SMITHSONIAN – 9/10, 8:00pm - Smithsonian Channel says that “the decision-makers tell their story, hour-by-hour, and their words are woven with real-time audio, recordings from flight control centers, and archival footage shot on the day itself—including Air Force One.”
GEORGE W. BUSH: THE 9/11 INTERVIEW – NATIONAL GEO – 9/11, 9:00pm – A documentary based on a two-day interview with George Bush. According to the network, “never discussed on camera what he was thinking and feeling, and what drove his real-time, life-or-death decisions in the first minutes, hours and days after the attacks,” including what he was thinking when in that infamous moment when Andrew Card whispered in his ear while he was in a classroom.
9/11: WHERE WERE YOU? – NATIONAL GEO – 9/11, 2:00pm – Nat Geo says this documentary “captures the life-and-death decisions people made amid the chaos of the 9/11 attacks and their aftermath,” including an FAA operations manager who grounded all planes and a paramedic who went to the crash site in Pennsylvania.
9/11: HEROES OF THE 88TH FLOOR – TLC – 9/11, 9:00pm – Interviews and reenactments are used to tell the story of two men who helped rescue 77 people from the 88th floor of the north tower.