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October 2021

Experience Antarctica in VR

Force behind the uniform

Conflagration at Cardboard Castle

Writing on the back of digital photos

Shop: Current Fleet T-Shirts

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September 2021

Remembering Ron Hermanns

The Museum reopens

Queen Mary Trailer Progress Report

What have we been up to during Lockdown?

Mahuru Māori

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August 2021

New To The Collection

Medal change

Vildebeest progress report

Shop: Model aircraft

Helicopter flight winner

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July 2021

Sioux helicopter suspended

Matariki: Let’s fly a kite!

Sioux is up in the air

Helicopter fun day

Shop: NATO Tea towels

New hunts

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June 2021

War graves and roll of honour

Aircraft Hall Renewal: Finish line is in sight

New on display: Short stories

Helicopter fun day

Shop: Penguins are flying!

War graves week

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May 2021

Aircraft Hall Renewal

Last chance: Trent’s VC on display until 10 May

New to the Collection

Dutch Week: Meet the Dutchies

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April 2021

Victoria Cross medal

Trent’s Victoria Cross

My Name is Henry Fanshaw

Westfield Riccarton mall display

Change is afoot: Temporary Closures

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March 2021

Van Gogh Alive extended

Christchurch Girls’ High School Art Exhibition

Occupying Japan: The RNZAF and J-Force 1946-1948

New to the Collection

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February 2021

Van Gogh Alive is here!

Pop up  penguins farewell

Read: Remembering operation desert storm

Catalina update

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January 2021

RNZAF Band free concert

‘van gogh alive’ coming

the story of crazy kiwi

‘gone the dark night’

highlights tour free download

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December 2020

pop up penguins

Christmas shopping

Vildebeest NZ102 research

Faces of the Air Force Museum

New year, new hours

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November 2020

Flying furballs event

New to the collection

Revamp vintage market

New roundel t-shirt

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October 2020

‘Anne Frank to Aotearoa’

Lost without trace

New to the collection

New Museum Hunts

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September 2020

Anne Frank exhibition opens

Queen Mary trailer restoration

RNZAF kiwi roundel turns 50

New to the collection

Holiday programme returns

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August 2020

Remembering Warren Tindall

Vildebeest rebuild underway

Anne Frank exhibition coming soon

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July 2020

Exhibition: 1,000 stories

Welcoming back our volunteers

New Museum Hunts

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June 2020

Free, sensory-friendly sessions

Contact Cafe – Take a break among our aeroplanes

Online Collection: 10,000 images now online

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May 2020

Anzac Day 2020 / Reflect together apart 

Share your story: Kids’ Collection

Blog: Highlights from The Memorabilia Project

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April 2020

The origins of the Royal New Zealand Air Force 

Collection: Handle with care

Our people: My time at the Museum

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March 2020

Within the glass case: The Red Baron
The Pink Paper Plane Challenge™ 

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February 2020

Watch technology at work   
Exhibition: A Flying Visit 
Wartime history artwork

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