Numbers: Apr. 12, 1999

$42 million Cost of an F-117A Stealth Fighter downed over Serbian airspace

13 Number of additional F-117A Stealth Fighters the Pentagon announced are being sent to the region

53% Portion of Americans who support the air strikes in Yugoslavia

74% Portion of Americans who backed the U.S. air strikes against Iraq last December

19.3% Amount of "critical" federal computer systems that were declared Y2K-bug free in August 1997

79% Amount of "critical" systems that are currently declared to be Y2K-bug free

3,323 Systems that have disappeared from the government's "critical" list in that time

20% Portion of Canada that became a...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!