One World Trade Center soared proudly above the clouds Tuesday morning as a flight departed from Newark Liberty International Airport. Media editor Peter Lattman managed to capture a stunning photo of the Freedom Tower while on board the flight:
Just took off from Newark, and there’s One World Trade Center standing tall above the clouds. pic.twitter.com/SaQv5yD9s5
— Peter Lattman (@peterlattman) September 11, 2018
“Just took off from Newark, and there’s One World Trade Center standing tall above the clouds,” he tweeted Tuesday alongside the photo.
One World Trade Center, the main building of the rebuilt World Trade Center complex in New York City, was completed in 2014. At 1,776 feet, it is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and the sixth-tallest in the world. To learn more about the patriotic symbolism behind the impressive design, click here.