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Passengers walking away from a NAC Boeing 737 aircraft in thick smoke, Christchurch Airport, 28 April 1975

Reference Number: EP-Accidents-Fires 1975 (1)-01

Passengers walking away from a NAC Boeing 737 aircraft at Christchurch Airport, surrounded by dense smoke. All 103 passengers were made to disembark five minutes before departure for Dunedin. A smouldering suitcase was found in the rear cargo hold. Photographed 28 April 1975 by an unidentified photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Silver gelatin photoprints, related to Christchurch City, Smoke and Boeing airplanes.

Part of:
Fires in 1975, Reference Number EP-Accidents-Fires 1975 (1) (1 digitised items)
Accidents, Reference Number EP-Accidents (8 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 17.1 x 20.3 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Citation: Any publication or exhibition must be accompanied by the credit "The Dominion Post Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library".

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