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The Honourable F. Jones, Postmaster General, cuts the ribbon at the inauguration of the first commercial air service between Palmerston North and Dunedin, watched by a large crowd. The ceremony took place at Milson Aerodrome, Palmerston North. The aircraft is “Karoro” (ZK-AEG), which flew the first service, operated by Union Airways of NZ Ltd.

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2009N_Av27_TRA_2264
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Inauguration of the first commercial air service from Palmerston North
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Public Photograph Collection Av 27
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Palmerston North
Date
January 15, 1936

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Palmerston North City Library

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Resealing Milson Airport runway
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NAC aeroplane at Milson Airport
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