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USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon flying overhead on approach to Christchurch

I was almost directly under the approach path of this USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon that had just returned from an aerobatic display at Warbirds over Wanaka, and was about to land at Christchurch...

Date 2018-03-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Entering the belly of the C-17 Globemaster III

Entering the cargo bay via the cargo ramp of a C-17 Globemaster III at the United States Antarctic Programme Open Day at Christchurch Airport.

Date 2014-10-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

New Zealand cricket team members

Members of the New Zealand cricket team at Christchurch International Airport ahead of travelling to Australia. Frames one and two are of cricket team captain Graham Dowling with his family, from left...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Royal Christchurch Musical Society members

Members of the Royal Christchurch Musical Society at Christchurch International Airport before travelling to Nelson for a performance.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Star annual Christmas party for the elderly

Scenes of Mrs Carrie Fraser (centre) cutting the Christmas cake at the Christchurch Star annual Christmas party for the elderly at the Skyline Restaurant at Christchurch International Airport. To Mrs...

Date 1969-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Royal Navy commander arriving at Christchurch Airport

Views of Vice Admiral L. D. Empson (left) who is commander of the Royal Navy Far East Fleet, being welcomed at Christchurch Airport by F. Welch United States Navy Commander of Operation Deep Freeze.

Date 1970-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Jean Batten

View of Jean Batten at Christchurch Airport, a New Zealand pilot who made the first direct flight between London and New Zealand in 1936.

Date 1970-02-26
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

Melanie Krom with a New Zealand passport.

Portraits of Melanie Krom with her New Zealand Passport at Christchurch International Airport. Frame one is of an unidentified woman with a passport.

Date 1981-07-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Taxiing Plane

View of an aeroplane coming into land and taxiing along the runway at Christchurch International Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images

Christchurch Airport departure lounge

View from within Christchurch Airport departures lounge with windows, seating and passengers looking out onto the runway.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images

Stranded passengers at Christchurch International Airport

Scenes of stranded passengers, due to a Qantas staff strike, at Christchurch International Airport surrounded by their luggage and gathered in the main departures area.

Date 1981-03-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Passengers boarding a RNZAF Hercules at Wigram air base

Scenes of stranded passengers, due to a Qantas staff strike, having their luggage loaded, waiting and queuing to board a RNZAF Hercules aircraft at Wigram Air base before a flight to Australia.

Date 1981-03-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sculpture at Airport by Rosemary Johnson

Untitled sculpture and fountain at the airport of silver water features and floating clouds by Rosemary Johnson. The sculpture was commissioned for the opening of the airport in 1975.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images