Specialists in research and writing about early New Zealand airlines.
NELSON AVIATION INFORMATION SOUGHT:
Richard Waugh and Graeme McConnell are researching and writing a book about the aviation history of the Nelson region.
The comprehensive book will be launched as part of Nelson Airport’s 75th anniversary celebrations in November 2013.
50th ANNIVERSARY OF MISSING AIRCAFT
12 February 2012 will mark the 50th anniversary of the disappearance of Dragonfly ZK-AFB on a
Christchurch to Milford Sound flight. Flown by Captain Brian Chadwick and with four tourist
passengers nothing has ever been found of the most-searched-for aircraft in New Zealand.
50th anniversary events are planned in Christchurch for Sunday 12 February 2012.
Link to brochure here
Rev Dr Richard Waugh
Ph 09 5339400
Ph 04 2325554
Ph 03 5450975
If you are interested in New Zealand's aviation history, we invite you to consider membership of the Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand. Visit their site here to find membership details.
For coverage of NAC's 60th anniversary and more information on the Vickers Viscount, visit the Vickers Viscount Network
The NZ Aviators News and Information Hub - http://www.aerohub.co.nz
Propliner Aviation Magazine - www.propliner.co.uk
WARBIRDS OVER WANAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRSHOW: 6, 7, 8th April 2012
Hours: 7 - 4pm
Phone: 03 443 8619
Fax: 03 443 8627
Free Phone: 0800 496 920
Physical Address: Wanaka Airport, Wanaka, New Zealand
Postal Address: P.O. Box 593, Wanaka 934, New Zealand
Notes: Tickets available at www.warbirdsoverwanaka.com
updated 15th January 2012