Bell ceremony honors lives lost in 9/11

The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

First photo: A bell ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11 is conducted at Kahului Airport Saturday morning by members of a Transportation Security Administration honor guard, Airport Fire Rescue firefighters and airport officials. “We’re remembering the men and women who were sacrificed on that day,”said TSA manager Mike Lacno. “Never forget, it hits home.” The bell was rung in three sets of five.

Second photo: TSA honor guard member Joseph Lagat plays Taps on a trumpet Saturday. Lagat is a transportation security officer.

Third photo: Kahului AirportTSA manager Mike Lacno (right) and Fire Rescue aircraft fire equipment operator Jean Paul Karlen reposition the bell used in the ceremony.

Fourth photo: Travelers passing through the airport’s TSA checkpoint watch the ceremony.


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