Bring Our Birds Home

  • $4,355.00 donated
  • 64 generous donors

'Bring Our Birds Home' is a campaign to save and recover 5 significant New Zealand air frames of historical and cultural importance.

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'Bring Our Birds Home' is a campaign to save and recover 5 significant air frames that have played their part in the history and culture of New Zealand aviation over the past 6 decades.

These former New Zealand airliners are in different locations across the globe.

A recce team sent from New Zealand will need to seek them out and save them.

Funds will be used to send a recce party lead by broadcaster Paul Brennan with an aircraft structural engineer and a negotiator to the five overseas locations to ascertain if the Electra, DC-8, B737, DC-10 and B747 can be recovered.

These aircraft were all originally delivered to TEAL, NAC and Air NZ - the only ones remaining, modern day equivalents to the mighty Maori ancestral waka.

This is phase one, with your help, recovery/storage/restoration can go ahead if phase one is successful.

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To recover, repatriate, store and eventually display five New Zealand Airliner airframes of historical and cultural significance

Funds will be paid to a verified bank account of Bring Our Birds Home.

  • $4,355.00 donated
  • 64 generous donors

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This cause page was created on 20 Apr 2017 and closes at 23:59 NZST (UTC +12:00) on 01 Mar 2018.

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