1979 in aviation
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1979:
1979 in rail transport
This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1979.
Kosmos 1109
Kosmos 1109 (Russian: Космос 1109 meaning Cosmos 1109) was a Soviet US-K missile early warning satellite which was launched in 1979 as part of the Soviet military's Oko programme. The satellite wa...
MV Almezaan
The MV Almezaan is a general cargo vessel active off the Horn of Africa. Originally built as the Tarcau, she was renamed in November 2001. The name can be translated from Arabic as "the balance" or "t...
USS Ohio (SSGN-726)
USS Ohio (SSBN-726/SSGN-726), the lead boat of her class of nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarines, was the fourth vessel of the United States Navy to be named for the 17th state. She was ...
USS Ohio (SSGN-726) - Wikipedia
Chatram Bus Station, Tiruchirappalli
Chatram Bus Station, Tiruchirappalli (Tamil: சத்திரம் பேருந்து நிலையம், திருச்சிராப்பள்ளி), also popularly known Chathiram Bus Stand or Main Guard Gate Bus Stand, is one of the bus terminus of Tri...
Chatram Bus Station, Tiruchirappalli - Wikipedia
Dan-Air Flight 0034
Dan-Air Flight 0034 was a fatal accident involving a Hawker Siddeley HS 748 series 1 turboprop aircraft operated by Dan-Air Services Limited on an oil industry charter flight from Sumburgh Airport, Sh...
Dan-Air Flight 0034 - Wikipedia
BAP Angamos (SS-31)
BAP Angamos (SS-31) is one of two Type 209/1200 submarines ordered by the Peruvian Navy on August 12, 1976. She was built by the German shipbuilder Howaldtswerke Deutsche Werft AG at its shipyard in K...
BAP Angamos (SS-31) - Wikipedia
Genting Sempah Tunnel
The Genting Sempah Tunnel is the first highway tunnel in Malaysia. Located on the Kuala Lumpur-Karak Expressway, the 900-metre tunnel connects Hulu Gombak in Selangor to Genting Sempah, Pahang. This t...
Genting Sempah Tunnel - Wikipedia
Volkswagen Type 2 (T3)
The Volkswagen Type 2 (T3) was the third generation of the Volkswagen Transporter and was marketed under various nameplates worldwide – including as the Transporter or Caravelle in Europe, Micro...
Volkswagen Type 2 (T3) - Wikipedia
Hakucho
Hakucho (also known as CORSA-b before launch) was Japan's first X-ray astronomy satellite, developed by the Institute of Space and Aeronautical Science (then a division of the University of Tokyo). It...
Hakucho - Wikipedia
Soyuz 33
Soyuz 33 (Russian: Союз 33, Union 33) was a 1979 Soviet manned space flight to the Salyut 6 space station. It was the ninth mission to the orbiting facility, but an engine failure forced the missi...
Soyuz 33 - Wikipedia
Dodge Ram 50
The Mitsubishi Triton is a compact pickup truck produced by Mitsubishi Motors. It was originally known as the Mitsubishi Forte in Japan from 1978 to 1986, when the name was discontinued as the pickup ...
Dodge Ram 50 - Wikipedia
Ford XD Falcon

The Ford XD Falcon is a car that was produced by the Ford Motor Company of Australia between 1979 and 1982.The XD series was introduced on 28 March 1979 and was initially offered in five models:T...
Ford XD Falcon - Wikipedia