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M H Oram, later Sir Matthew Oram, Member of Parliament, first President of the Manawatu Aero Club, speaking at the opening of the Club's landing strip. The airstrip was on the site of the present day Palmerston North airport, which began operating as Milson airport in 1936

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2009N_Av11_TRA_2256
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M H Oram and crowd at the opening of Manawatu Aero Club landing strip, Milson
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Public Photograph Collection Av 11
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Palmerston North
Date
December 5, 1931

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