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RNZAF Orion saves lost fisherman’s day

The New Zealand Self Defence Force has released a great storyabout a P-3C Orion locating a fishing boat that had gone missing. All thetechnology these aircraft carry aside, it is indeed impressive that they wereable to locate the boat so quickly. The presser said the fisherman was ‘extremely relieved’ tosee the aircraft. I expect he […]

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VIDEO: Footage from RZNAF Whenuapai 2009 airshow

Here is some pretty cool footage from the Royal New Zealand Air Force show at Whenuapai in March. The first video has footage of the service’s Boeing 757-200 transport and Lockheed Martin C-130s, among other aircraft. Looks like the aircraft are returning from their recent upgrades! Time to check in with the air force for […]

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