Historic Views of The Year 1994

Vladivostok Air is an airline headquartered in Vladivostok in Russia was established in 1994. The company operating flights domestically (in Russia) and has international flights to the United States, China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam and Germany.

These are some noteworthies in 1994:

  • The Olympic Winter Games was held in Lillehammer.
  • The painting "Scream" was stolen from the National Gallery.
  • The tunnel under the English Channel was opened.
  • Town Hall Square in Oslo was traffic free.
  • Nelson Mandela was elected president in South Africa.
  • Varg Vikernes was sentenced to life imprisonment for murder and church fires.
  • The ferry Estonia sank. 900 lost their lives.
  • Finland and Sweden voted yes to the EU. Norway said no to EU membership (again).
  • Per Liland were acquitted, 24 years after he was convicted of murder. (See "The 20th Century).
  • The author of among other "The Song of the Red Ruby" Agnar Mykle died.
  • Former US president Richard Nixon and widow of JF Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis died.

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