Dora Menchaca

 

 

Age: 45

 

Summary: associate director of clinical research at the biotechnology company Amgen, Inc. in California who was one of the passengers aboard on the hijacked American Airlines Flight 77 that crashed into the Pentagon while she was returning home to Santa Monica, California from a two-day conference meeting with Food and Drug Administration regulators on the development of a new prostate cancer drug in Washington, D.C.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

 

Born: June 6, 1956

 

Died: September 11, 2001

 

Location: Arlington, Virginia