A new aerial for Radio Windy, Wellington, 26 January 1976
Reference Number: EP/1976/0301/25-F
A helicopter lifting an aluminium loading device known as a "cartwheel" to be attached to the top of the Radio Windy mast above Horokiwi. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 26th of January 1976.
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 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 negative(s) Single image on negative strip Single negative
Historical Notes: This was part of the technology to change Radio Windy's radio frequency from 1080khz to 890khz, and thus enable the station to broadcast to a wider area.
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