• English Channel tunnel dubbed “The Chunnel” opens. This tunnel provides a land-link between England and France.
  • NASA/Vought “Scout” launch number 118 (the last) injects MSTI-2 Satellite into orbit on May 8, 1994.
  • April 1994 - Northrop Corporation  buys Grumman Aircraft Company
  • Northrop Grumman Corp acquires 100% of Vought Aircraft on August 31, 1994; establishes Commercial Division in Dallas,TX

Solid line shows rail link
under the EnglishChannel
connecting London and Calais.


Other Facts from 1994

President: Bill Clinton



Average annual income


New car


Loaf of bread


Gallon of milk


Gallon of gas




Dow Jones Average  1316

Songs From 1994

  “I Swear”
  “Interstate Love Song”
  “John Deere Green”