USS Somerset commissioned in Philadelphia as tribute to passengers, crew on hijacked Flight 93

  • by: SEAN CARLIN , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 1, 2014 - 3:55 PM

PHILADELPHIA — A new U.S. Navy ship named to honor 40 passengers and crew killed when their hijacked United Airlines flight crashed as they fought with terrorists during the Sept. 11 attacks was put into service in Philadelphia Saturday.

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