Episode 11 – Peter Lewis – Aviation Photo-Historian

Host: Dave Homewood

Guest: Peter Lewis

Duration: 42 minutes, 46 seconds

Topic: Peter Lewis has a renowned collection of photographs and data on New Zealand aircraft that he has keenly shared for many years on the Wings Over New Zealand Aviation Forum. In this interview we hear how he first became interested in aviation as a child, and also in photography.

Peter also talks about the early preservation scene and his involvement in solving a few mysteries surrounding the Zero at Auckland War Memorial Museum. Peter is also a recreational pilot, and he imparts with us a lot of his wisdom about the current New Zealand aviation scene.

Quick Links:

•  The Museum of Transport and Technology, Auckland

Forum Threads Mentioned in Peter’s Interview Were:

•  Photo Thread – The Douglas DC-3

•  The Harvard Pile

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