Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons for the "Dominion" concerning aviation and airports. 1972 - 1981].

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1972 - 1981
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Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper)
Ref
B-145-207/230
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Includes cartoons about: price for drinks at terminals; conditions of air travel; gang members flying at tax payers expense; the cost of air travel; possible Safe Air merger with Air New Zealand; geographical bondaries of rescue helicopters; continuing rise of air fares; protection from waves of Wellington Airport; dificulty for pilots to get weather information; pilot incomes; Air New Zealand 747 engines; air traffic controllers; radar problems; stewards' strike; Heath's Wellington Airport plan; administration of Air New Zealand; condition of Wellington Airport buildings; in flight entertainment; Space Shuttle emergency landings.

Arranged chronologically, according to the dates of "Dominion" clippings in Heath's albums (at E-521/547-q). Those for which no date could be found are arranged according to estimated dates.

Inscriptions: Recto - Signed, but almost all undated, by the artist.

Quantity: 24 original cartoon(s).

Physical Description: Ink on paper, sizes approximately 350 x 500 mm.

Provenance: Donated by the artist in 1996.

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Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. / Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s].
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24 original cartoon(s), Works of art, Ink drawings, Cartoons (Commentary), Ink on paper, sizes approximately 350 x 500 mm., Orientation: Horizontal image
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Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- :Due to government staff cutbacks hitting the Met Office, pilots may find weather details difficult to obtain in some areas, according to a Civil Aviation information circular. [21 March 1980].
Date: 1980 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-145-215 Description: Shows a jumbo jet parked in a city street while the pilot uses a telephone to dial for a weather forecast. Traffic is backed up. Published in the Dominion o...
Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- :Check-in and booking office for new airline to be situated on the south end of Wellington Airport domestic terminal. [3 November 1981].
Date: 1981 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-145-229 Description: Shows Wellington airport terminal in a dilapidated state, and with a lean-to tacked on the end for the Skybus Airline. Published in the Dominion on 3 Novemb...
Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- :Heath's dirty great plan to save Air NZ from its $40 million loss - [2 January 1981].
Date: 1981 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-145-223 Description: Shows a hypothetical cross-section through the Wellington Airport, showing underground and above-ground operations. Huge conveyor belts on the surface of th...
Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- :You have a scruffy airport - is this all you have done in the last 5 years? You have to keep making noises about things - after all it IS the capital city...Oct. 1981
Date: 1981 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-145-227 Description: Wellington's run down airport building (a converted hangar) behind a newly-erected huge billboard showing a modern airport next to the runway. A plane contai...