Kōrero: United States and New Zealand

Flight to Antarctica

Flight to Antarctica

Members of the National Science Foundation take their seats on a Globemaster plane at Christchurch airport in August 2007. They were taking a winter flight to McMurdo Station in the Antarctic as part of the Operation Deep Freeze programme. Deep Freeze, which is based at Christchurch, was one example of the close scientific and cultural cooperation of the United States and New Zealand from the 1950s.

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United States Air Force
Reference: 070820-F-2034C-035
Photograph by Shane A. Cuomo

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Robert Ayson and Jock Phillips, 'United States and New Zealand - Allies, 1939–1984', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/32897/flight-to-antarctica (accessed 21 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Robert Ayson and Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012