1998 in aviation

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This is a list of aviation-related events from 1998:

Years in aviation: 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s
Years: 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

  • November 13 – U.S. President Bill Clinton orders air attacks against Iraq because of an Iraqi refusal to allow United Nations weapons inspectors to work in Iraq.[10]
  • November 14 – Clinton rescinds his order for air attacks on Iraq after Iraq agrees to allow United Nations weapons inspectors to resume their work. The aircraft are already in the air, but abort their attacks.[10]
  • November 21 – American actor William Gardner Knight is killed while trying to land a Burgess RV-6 experimental piloting he is piloting in darkness at Edgewater, Maryland. The plane strikes trees and crashes into Beard's Creek, killing him.[1]
  • November 24 – Gaza International Airport opens in Gaza City as the first international airport in the Gaza Strip.

December

First flights

January

February

March

July

September

November

Entered service

August

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f planecrashinfo.com Famous People Who Died in Aviation Accidents: 1990s
  2. ^ "Today in History", The Washington Post Express, February 6, 2014, p. 30.
  3. ^ a b c d TWA History Timeline
  4. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 27 May 2014.
  5. ^ Swatman, Rachel, "German man celebrates longest birthday ever by travelling across time zones," guinnessworldrecords.com, August 4, 2015,
  6. ^ Waxman, Olivia B., "This Genius Figured Out How to Have the Longest Birthday Ever," time.com, August 6, 2015.
  7. ^ Chakrabarti, Suchandrika, "Longest birthday celebration ever: German man crossed International Date Line to set record with 46-hour bash," mirror.co.uk, 8 August 2015, 15:48.
  8. ^ Aviation Safety Network Accident Description
  9. ^ "Stowaway survives Honduras-to-Miami flight at 33,000 feet". Ocala Star-Banner. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  10. ^ a b GlobalSecurity.org Operation Southern Watch 1996 Events
  11. ^ a b c John Pike. "Operation Southern Watch". Globalsecurity.org. Retrieved 19 May 2011.
  12. ^ Germania Executive GMBH Business Aviation: Dornier 328JET fairchild-dornier.com

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