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Old 27-02-2015, 07:47 PM   #427
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2002 February 27 – Ryanair Flight 296 catches fire at London Stansted Airport- 44th Grammy Awards: Walk On, Alicia Keys wins..

March 27 – Passover Massacre..A Palestinian suicide bomber kills 30 Israeli civilians and injures 140 others at the Park Hotel in Netanya, triggering Operation Defensive Shield, a large-scale counter-terrorist Israeli military incursion into the West Bank, 2 days later..

April 17 - 4 Canadian Forces soldiers are killed in Afghanistan by friendly fire from two United States Air Force F-16s, the first deaths in a combat zone for Canada since the Korean War\27 - The last successful telemetry from the NASA space probe Pioneer 10..

May 27 – Former leader of the Liberal Democrats Paddy Ashdown appointed as the international community's High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina..

Nose cone of the damaged IL-76MD...

July 1-The Überlingen mid-air collision occurred at 21:35 UTC on 1 July 2002 between Bashkirian Airlines Flight 2937 (a Tupolev Tu-154M passenger jet carrying 60 passengers – mostly children – and 9 crew) and DHL Flight 611 (a Boeing 757-23APF cargo jet manned by two pilots) over the towns of Überlingen and Owingen in southern Germany..All 71 people on board the 2 aircraft were killed..On 27 July 2006, a court in Konstanz decided that the Federal Republic of Germany should pay compensation to Bashkirian Airlines..A criminal investigation of Skyguide began in May 2004.. On 7 August 2006, a Swiss prosecutor filed manslaughter charges against 8 employees of Skyguide whilst chapter forbids manoeuvers contrary to the TCAS..14-year old Kirill Degtyarev created paintings from age 4 to his death and had held two public exhibitions..Devastated by the loss of his wife and two children aboard flight 2937, Vitaly Kaloyev held Peter Nielsen responsible for their deaths.. He stabbed Nielsen to death at his home in Kloten, near Zürich, on 24 February 2004..

JUly 27 – A Sukhoi Su-27 fighter crashes at an air show in Ukraine, killing 77 including 19 children (though initial reports put the number of dead at 85).. Another 100 were hospitalized for head injuries, burns, and bone fractures.. Other injuries were less severe and did not require hospitalization: a total of 543 people were injured during the incident making it the worst air show disaster in history...Toponar was ordered to pay 7.2 million hryvnia ($1.42 million; €1.18 million) in compensation to the families, and Yegorov another 2.5 million hryvnia..After the verdict was announced, Toponar said he planned to appeal, insisting the crash was due to technical problems and a faulty flight plan/28 - Nine coal miners trapped in the flooded Quecreek Mine in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, are rescued after 77 hours underground..

August – The 2002 European floods ravage Central Europe...

September 27 – The Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste is admitted to the United Nations as the 192nd member state..

October 27 - The ITV Network aired a constant regional service for the last time in England and Wales, but LWT lost its identity completely. All companies (except UTV, Channel, Scottish TV & Grampian TV) formed the national ITV1 with regional references only before regional programmes- Anaheim Angels defeat SF Giants 4-3 in baseball's World Series championship..

December 27 – A suicide truck-bomb attack destroys the headquarters of Chechnya's Moscow-backed government, killing 72..The drivers of 2 vehicles reportedly wore federal military uniforms and carried official passes which allowed them through 3 successive military checkpoints on their way to the headquarters building..The explosion by the equivalent of a ton of dynamite brought down the roof and floors of the 4-story building- Chicago is released (2002 Best Picture winner)... do you care about my opinion? If you're a real painter, you'll paint because you can't live without painting..Happy silver..It's not for 2 more weeks..Se7enteen days...

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