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Bella McElligott's 100th birthday

Air New Zealand hostess, Sally Beaumont, presents flowers to Bella McElligott, on her flight to the West Coast to celebrate her 100th birthday.

Date 1983-12-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Jack McLean visiting Christchurch

Jack McLean, aged 97, arriving in Christchurch on an Air New Zealand flight from Dunedin to visit relatives in Christchurch. His wheelchair is being pushed by cabin attendant Ann Proctor.

Date 1981-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Bristol fighter aeroplane piloted by Captain L. M. Isitt

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Christchurch Military Modelling Society aircraft models

Aircraft models from the Christchurch Military Modelling Society on display at Hornby shopping mall. Sean Wolfe, age 12, is in the foreground holding up two of the planes of display.

Date 1983-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Winners of "Flying Start Scholarships"

Winners of the Christchurch and North Canterbury "Flying Start Scholarships", Mr Brian Fawdray (left) and Mr Graham Johnson, with the president of the Canterbury Aero Club Mr W.A. Morrison (right).

Date 1970-03-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Winners of "Flying Start Scholarships"

Winners of the Christchurch and North Canterbury "Flying Start Scholarships", Mr Brian Fawdray (third from right) and Mr Graham Johnson (left), with the president of the Canterbury Aero Club Mr W.A...

Date 1970-03-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Overseas students arriving in Christchurch

Scenes of a large group of overseas students arriving at Christchurch Airport to study at the University of Canterbury.

Date 1970-02-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sir Charles and Lady Audrey Elworthy

Views of Sir Charles Elworthy and Lady Audrey Elworthy arriving at Christchurch Airport from Canberra for an overnight stay.

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Reunion of First World War airmen

Views of attendees at a reunion of First World War airmen in Christchurch. Frames three to six are of Mr J. E. Winn of Wellington being helped to board an aircraft by his former aircraft instructor Mr...

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Centaurus Flying Boat, 1938

Centaurus Flying Boat pays a visit to the Port of Lyttelton in 1938 much to the interest of the Christchurch Public who went over the hill to have a look.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Visit of a US Airforce Cargomaster

People inspect the interior of a United States Air Force Cargomaster. [Frames 21 to 24] Kenneth Roberts and David Tikoa.

Date 1970-10-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

First commercial jet flight to Christchurch

The first commercial flight, Boeing 707, arriving at Christchurch Airport, a Qantas flight from Queensland and the Northern Territories.

Date 1965-05-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

City of Christchurch Viscount

The NAC City of Christchurch Viscount propeller plane at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1959-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Netball players board a plane

Canterbury members of the New Zealand netball team, Sandra Norman, Shirley Langrope, and Joan Harnett, prepare to board a plane with referee, Annette Orangi, at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1970-10-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Netball players at Christchurch Airport

Canterbury members of the New Zealand netball team, Sandra Norman, Shirley Langrope, and Joan Harnett, with referee, Annette Orangi, at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1970-10-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Aeroplane landing

View of boys and a crowd of spectators watching a lockheed constellation landing.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Vandalised Spitfire

Ray Woodfield (left) and Owen Foster of the Brevet Club, standing beneath a burnt Spitfire that was vandalised on Memorial Avenue near Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Air Scouts and Boeing 727

Three Air Scouts in front of an RNZAF Boeing 727. Pictured from left, Scott Dunn, Nicky Higgins and Nicky's older brother Christian. All three boys are from the Rukahia Scouts.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs