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The first International Agricultural Aviation Show was held at Milson Airport, Palmerston North. Over 60 aircraft attended from all over New Zealand, and a crowd of 2,000 were entertained with a flypast of 64 planes. It attracted thousands of spectators and featured flying displays and static exhibits.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2009P_Av97_TRA_2347
Title
Crowds at the International Agricultural Aviation Show, Milson Airport
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Av 97
Date
November 9, 1956 to November 10, 1956

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Place
Milson Airport, Palmerston North

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aerodrome,
aeroplanes,
flight,
photographs,
transport,
travel,
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