This site is dedicated to all those families of the people that have tragically disappeared on flights in and around New Zealand. I only hope that from all the effort in building this site and from all the effort of those taking part in this venture, that it will bear fruit in bringing ‘closure’ to their memories!
This aircraft departed Woodbourne at 7.55 am on an Airforce training exercise
to practice aerobatic maneuvers - for a one hour period.
The outer boundaries these exercises were meant to be carried out in was at
approximately a 12 mile radius from Woodbourne.
This aircraft never returned.
North American Harvard NZ-964
Missing: John Ronald Scott Orbell - age 24