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D C 3 at Harewood Airport

Staff from No. 4 Hanger. Name of aircraft: (D.C. 3). This plane was built 20 March 1945 as a freighter for the RNZAF for use as a paratrooper. The aircraft went to the National Airways Corporation 29...

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 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

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

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

Grounded 777s

"Rows of Air New Zealand long-haul Boeing 777s parked for storage at Christchurch International Airport. Flight operations all but stopped during the COVID 19 lockdown." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Aeroplane at Christchurch Airport

An Australian aeroplane, VH-EBK on the tarmac at Christchurch International Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Tent and aeroplane

View of the side of a tent and an aeroplane taxiing, possibly at Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Runway at Christchurch Airport

View from within an aeroplane of planes taxiing on the runway at Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Ansett New Zealand airline staff

Ansett New Zealand staff stood outside an aeroplane with alcoholic drinks to mark the first introduction of bar services on domestic flights. Staff are, from left, Carole Becker, senior flight...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Cakes for Air New Zealand 50th birthday

Catering staff for Air New Zealand, Paula Thorpe and Tony Som with cakes to celebrate the 50th birthday of the airline. In the background is the exterior of a branded aeroplane. Over 20,000 slices of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Christchurch City to the Southern Alps

View looking North west across Christchurch city towards the Southern Alps capped with snow. In front of the mountains is an aeroplane leaving Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Christchurch City to the Southern Alps

View looking North west across Christchurch city towards the Southern Alps capped with snow. In front of the mountains is an aeroplane at Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Ansett New Zealand airline staff

An all-male crew stood in front of an Ansett New Zealand aeroplane. The crew, from left, Captain Peter Stone with Adrian Dickins, Clay Bowden, Charlie Holmes, First Officer Alan Davenport and Reuben...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs