Story: Ladd, Frederick Patrick

Frederick Ladd describes his first flight

Hear Fred Ladd describe his first flight, a tragi-comic 1931 glider escapade which led to his summary ejection from the gliding club. From a 'Spectrum' radio interview recorded in 1984. (4 min 46 sec)

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Richard Waugh. 'Ladd, Frederick Patrick', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/5l1/ladd-frederick-patrick (accessed 23 January 2022)