Emergency landing at Christchurch Airport

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A United States Airforce starlifter is in a minor accident at Christchurch Airport during the DC10 disaster recovery flights from Mount Erebus. Includes an interview with the air traffic controller, Bryn Burnett. Reporter, Peter Hyde, gives live commentary from the scene as the starlifter lands. Recorded 31 November, 1979.

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Year 1979

Reference number 39666

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Ngā Taonga Korero Collection

Credits RNZ Collection
HYDE, Peter

Duration 00:04:28

Date 30 Nov 1979

Subject Erebus, Mount (Antarctica)/Antarctica
Aircraft accidents -- Antarctica
Aircraft accidents -- New Zealand

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