On This Day

February 28, 1998 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • First flight of RQ-4 Global Hawk, the first unmanned aerial vehicle certified to file its own flight plans and fly regularly in U.S. civilian airspace.
  • Kosovo War: Serbian police begin the offensive against the Kosovo Liberation Army in Kosovo.

Deaths in History

  • Arkady Shevchenko, Soviet diplomat (b. 1930)