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  • Moneron Island, Soviet Union
    Thursday Sep 1, 1983

    Plane Accidents

    Korean Air Lines Flight 007

    Moneron Island, Soviet Union
    Thursday Sep 1, 1983

    Soviet interceptor Sukhoi Su-15 shot down Korean Air Lines Flight 007, a Boeing 747-230B, bound for Gimpo International Airport in Seoul, South Korea, after it flew into Soviet airspace; all 269 passengers and crew on board died.




  • Lithuania
    Tuesday Sep 13, 1983

    Nuclear Power

    Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant

    Lithuania
    Tuesday Sep 13, 1983

    The Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant is a decommissioned two-unit RBMK-1500 nuclear power station in Visaginas Municipality, Lithuania. It was named after the nearby city of Ignalina. Due to the plant's similarities to the infamous Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in both reactors.




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