007 Flight Shot Down 1983 Historical XL
Historical tee shirt about the Korean Air Lines civilian airliner that was shot down by Soviet interceptors on 1 September 1983, over the Sea of Japan, near Moneron Island just west of Sakhalin island. All 269 passengers and crew aboard were killed, including Lawrence McDonald, a sitting member of the United States Congress. The aircraft was en route from New York City to Seoul via Anchorage when it strayed into prohibited Soviet airspace around the time of a planned missile test. The Soviet Union initially denied knowledge of the incident, but later admitted shooting the aircraft down, claiming that it was on a spy mission. Thanks to a concern US citizen who Did Something and made this tee shirt! We need more people to stand up for things that take action. Healthknit tee Made in US cotton blend. Great condition!