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RNZAF Historial Last Updated: Mar 5th, 2017 - 12:00:02


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RNZAF Sunderland
Two photos from the collection of John Pechell
Dec 30, 2006, 17:16

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Douglas SBD 'Dauntless' in RNZAF Service. Part 1
The US Navy, RNZAF, along with the French AF in 1944-45, were the only Allied Air Forces to use the Dauntless in combat. The idea of equipping the RNZAF with Dauntless dive-bombers was first mooted in February, 1943.
Dec 15, 2006, 22:06

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Douglas SBD 'Dauntless' in RNZAF Service. Part 2
Douglas SBD 'Dauntless' in RNZAF Service. Part 2.
Dec 13, 2006, 14:36

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Douglas SBD 'Dauntless' in RNZAF Service. Part 3
At this stage in the war, the chances of interception by Japanese fighters was considered to be virtually nil but the possibility remained. Token Allied fighter cover was provided for each mission - usually no more than eight aircraft.
Dec 11, 2006, 14:43

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Harvards in the RNZAF
Two colour photos of RNZAF Harvards with "Otago" checker-boards markings.
Oct 4, 2006, 18:19

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489 Squadron Hampdens
489 Squadron Hampdens
Sep 29, 2006, 17:08

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489 (NZ) Squadron Beaufighters
A selection of 489 Sqn Beaufighters photos from the Bevan Davidson collection.
Sep 29, 2006, 12:19

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Firefly and Seafire in New Zealand
The end of the line for a Seafire 15 and Firefly.
Sep 19, 2006, 11:57

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Curtiss P-40s. RNZAF training units
Once the RNZAF operational squadrons in the Pacific converted to Corsairs, P-40s were relegated to training units in New Zealand.
Sep 8, 2006, 09:12

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RNZAF Dauntless NZ5057
A Photo and colour art from the collection of John Regan, Wellington New Zealand.
Jul 3, 2006, 13:49