Press Cuttings

Scope and Content

File of newspaper cuttings relating to a crash near Shaukiwan of a Cathay Pacific plane coming in from Manila in 1949. All 19 passengers and 4 crew members were killed. The file also contains extracts from the press regarding a merger between Australia National Airlines and Butterfield & Swire to take over the business of Cathay Pacific (1948)

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