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This re-sealing machine in use at the Palmerston North airport was one of the first of its kind to be built in New Zealand. Milson Airport also had an alternative grass runway for light planes to use. Beyond can be seen the terminal building.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2009N_Av53_TRA_2277
Title
Resealing Milson Airport runway
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Av 53
Date
February 1973

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Creation

Created By
Place
Airport Drive, Milson, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
1970s,
aeroplanes,
airport,
aviation,
black and white,
flight,
landing strip,
milson airport,
photographs,
transport,
travel,
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