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A park commemorates the Connair staff who were killed in January 1977, when a former employee of Connellan Airways deliberately crashed a Beechcraft Baron light aircraft into the Connair headquarteres at Alice Springs in a suicide attack.
The attack killed four people, including RogerConnellan who was the son of the airline founder, Eddie Connellan.
|Address:||South Terrace, Stuart Rotary Park, Alice Springs, 0870|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -23.722699|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||05-January-1977|
|Actual Event End Date:||05-January-1977|
Stuart Rotary Park
This park has been designed and built by the Rotary Club of Stuart in memory of those Connair personnel who lost their lives in the Connair tragedy on the 5th January 1977
Roger Damian Connellan
William Ronald Dymock