Sun Spokesman Killed In Hijacking
A leading spokesman of Sun Microsystems' Solaris software was on American Airlines Flight 11 that was crashed into the World Trade Center south tower Tuesday, Sept. 11.A leading spokesman of Sun Microsystems Solaris software, Phil Rosenzweig, 47, was on American Airlines Flight 11 that was crashed into the World Trade Center south tower Tuesday, Sept. 11. "This has been a tragic event for our country, and has touched all of us at Sun. Our prayers and thoughts are with Phils family and loved ones," said Scott McNealy, Suns chairman.
Rosenzweigs status as a passenger on the flight was made known to Sun employees in a memo that circulated from McNealy, Suns President Ed Zander and other officers Tuesday afternoon. Rosenzweigs name soon appeared on a partial list of passengers posted by American Airlines Tuesday.