Two Fighter Pilots Recall Morning Of 9/1108:32
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Lt. Col. Dan Nash, left, and Col. Tim Duffy, in a WBUR studio (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Lt. Col. Dan Nash, left, and Col. Tim Duffy, in a WBUR studio (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

Colonel Dan Nash, call sign "Nasty," and Colonel Tim Duffy, call sign "Duff," were on duty on Sept. 11 at Otis National Guard Base in Massachusetts when word came of a possible plane hijacking. They took off from their base when the first plane hit the World Trade Center.

This story was produced by Lisa Tobin and Michael May.

This segment aired on September 8, 2011.

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