Female 9/11 pilot inspires musical
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Come From Away: Beverley Bass inspires new musical set on 9/11

Beverley Bass was ordered to divert a trans-Atlantic flight during the events of 9/11.

She landed in the small Canadian town of Gander in Newfoundland.

Come From Away tells the true story of the events that unfolded.

BBC News spoke to Beverley – who was also American Airlines' first female captain – about that day and how it changed her life.

Video journalist Alex Dackevych.

Producer Claudia Redmond.

  • 21 Feb 2019
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