Life raft designed to be dropped from a light aircraft, 10 December 1973
Reference Number: EP/1973/5393/8A-F
Rescue authorities at the handing over of the Wellington area's first airborne life raft suitable for dropping from light aircraft, at the Evans Bay Marina. They are from left: R A Mackay, operations controller of the Sea and Rescue Service. C K Watson, Chairman of Wellington Search and Rescue. Mr Barrell, chairman or the Wellington Marine Search and Rescue committee. Captain Henry. Inspector I Croxford of the New Zealand Police Search and Rescue operations. Photograph taken 10 December 1973 by an Evening Post staff photographer.
Life raft designed to be droppod from a light aircraft, Reference Number EP/1973/5393-F (1 digitised items)
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)
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