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White Silence
On November 28, 1979, an Air New Zealand jet took off from Auckland Airport on a sightseeing trip to Antarctica. There were 257 people on board. Hours later everyone was dead. Somehow, the plane had flown directly into the Erebus volcano. This was a disaster that shattered a country’s psyche. In the decades since, grief gave way to blame, anger and recrimination. Who was responsible for so many deaths? Was there a cover-up? How could a plane just fly into a mountain? To mark the 40th anniversary of the disaster, Michael Wright and Katy Gosset explore why New Zealand’s deadliest disaster...
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Vhzk via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 11/17/19
White Silence.
Great to listen to the facts. Great podcast. I also agree to the outcome. 60 by 40.
EvieHazel via Apple Podcasts · New Zealand · 11/17/19
Me a kid 🧒
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stormscar735 via Apple Podcasts · New Zealand · 11/16/19
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