Shanksville is a borough located in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. As of the 2000 census, the borough had a total population of 245.
It has become somewhat famous since the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack as it is located near the crash site of United Airlines Flight 93. A modest memorial to the victims and heroes of the attack is now hosted there.
Web Sites and Links
Flight 93 Memorial Information CenterIncludes information on memorials for the 40 brave souls that fought armed terrorists.
Flight 93 MemorialIncludes news and factual information about Flight 93 and the memorial effort. Includes directions, schedule of events, and photos.
Shanksville WeatherIncludes current conditions and forecast.