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Sightseers view the damaged 'Southern Cross' aircraft at Milson Airport. The wing of Sir Charles Kingsford Smith’s famous aircraft was damaged while the aircraft was taxiing to a halt at the aerodrome 4 February 1933. The wing was repaired at an A & P Showgrounds building, Waldegrave Street.

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2008N_Av17_TRA_1493
Title
Sir Charles Kingsford Smith's damaged aeroplane, 'Southern Cross', Milson Airport
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Public Photograph Collection Av17
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Coolstore

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Milson Airport, Palmerston North
Date
February 1933

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Palmerston North City Library

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