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A sense of 'relief' from Erebus families after Jacinda Ardern's heartfelt apology

OPINION: The most telling part of the 40th anniversary commemorations for the Erebus disaster was an aside from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern after she had apologised on behalf of the government.

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New Zealand government apologizes for Antarctica deadliest crash

Forty years ago, Air New Zealand chartered flight 901 to Antarctica that was supposed to show its passengers the beauties of the southernmost continent.  Unfortunately, the DC-10 crashed into the side of Mount Erebus and kill the 257 people on board, making the flight the deadliest incident in the history of New Zealand. On November 28, 2019, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern apologized for the government’s handling of the situation at the time.

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Speech by NZ Air Line Pilots' Association President on Mt Erebus

Speech by New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association President, Captain Andrew Ridling, commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Mt Erebus disaster.

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Private ceremony marks Erebus 40 years on

Erebus 40 years on: victims' families meet with PM Jacinda Ardern, Governor General

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Prime Minster Delivers Erebus Apology

Prime Minster delivers Erebus apology during speech at the 40th anniversary memorial service held at Government House in Auckland.

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Government, Air NZ apologise to family members over Erebus disaster

The Government and Air New Zealand have apologised to the families of the 257 people who died in the 1979 Erebus disaster.

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Air New Zealand statement on Erebus 40th anniversary

Air New Zealand statement on Erebus 40th anniversary.

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Families of Erebus victims receive an apology from the Government 40 years on

The Government has officially apologised over the Erebus disaster.

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Erebus losses 'neglected' for too long - victim's family member

The family member of a victim of the Erebus crash says the disaster has been officially neglected for too long.

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‘I’m impacted when I see the Koru’

On the 40th anniversary of the Erebus disaster, a daughter of one of the pilots tells Mark Jennings of the lasting impacts of that fateful day.

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Erebus day: A granddaughter drawn towards the mountain

A personal essay by Sarah Myles in honour of her grandfather who died 40 years ago today with 256 others on the slopes of Erebus.

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Erebus: NZ's gigantic, unresolved mess

OPINION: Forty years ago today, New Zealand suffered its worst-ever disaster when an Air New Zealand sightseeing flight crashed into Mt Erebus in Antarctica, killing all 257 people on board.

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Mount Erebus disaster: The plane crash that changed New Zealand

It remains New Zealand's worst peacetime disaster. On 28 November 1979, a sightseeing aircraft carrying 257 people crashed head-on into the side of a volcano in Antarctica.

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Air NZ's missing flight path evidence confirms 'orchestrated litany of lies' over Erebus - Judge Gary Harrison

Air New Zealand did not reveal crucial flight path evidence which would have confirmed it told "an orchestrated litany of lies" at the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Erebus disaster, says a judge involved in the inquiry.

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Airport ceremony to mark Erebus tragedy 40th anniversary

A service marking the moment Air New Zealand Flight 901 crashed into Mt Erebus, killing all 257 people on board, including 20 crew members will be held at 1pm tomorrow at the Erebus Crew Memorial Gardens at Auckland Airport.

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Hundreds gather at Erebus 40th Anniversary Service

The grandchildren of Captain Jim Collins and his wife, Maria, were among the youngest people in Auckland's packed Holy Trinity Cathedral when hundreds gathered on a sunny Sunday evening to honour those killed 40 years ago on Mt Erebus.

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Memorial service marks 40 years since NZ's worst aviation disaster

A memorial service was held tonight at Parnell’s Holy Trinity Church to mark the 40th anniversary of New Zealand’s worst ever aviation disaster.

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Erebus Flight 901: Litany of Lies. Episode 1 and 2: 'I realised they were headed straight for the mountain'

The podcast and video series Erebus Flight 901: Litany of Lies? runs on nzherald.co.nz on weekdays from Monday November 18 to Thursday November 28, the 40th anniversary of the Erebus disaster. 

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White Silence: The tragic story of the Air New Zealand jet that flew into Mt Erebus, killing all 257 people on board

This story is part of White Silence, a six-part podcast series from Stuff and RNZ to mark the 40th anniversary of the Erebus disaster. You can listen to White Silence on Stuff, or via Apple PodcastsSpotifyStitcher, or any other app using the RSS feed. The episodes will be released daily from Friday, November 8.

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From NZALPA President

As President of the New Zealand Air Line Pilots' Association I welcome you to the EREBUS STORY.

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