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This photograph shows the damage done to the "Southern Cross" when it landed at Milson Airport, Palmerston North. Sir Charles Kingsford Smith and crew of the 'Southern Cross', a Fokker F. VII Trimotor aircraft, were delayed in Palmerston North for several weeks after the aeroplane's wing was damaged during taxiing 4 February 1933.

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2009N_Av70_TRA_2284
Title
'Southern Cross' aeroplane, Milson Airport
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Av 70
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Coolstore

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Palmerston North
Date
February 1933

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Palmerston North City Library

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