Mount Ruapehu

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Mount Ruapehu

Mount Ruapehu is an active volcano on North Island, New Zealand.[1] It is located in Taupo, New Zealand. It last erupted in September 2007.[1]

History[change | change source]

In 1948, an airplane crashed into the volcano. All the people in the airplane died.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 New Zealand Department of Conservation. "Crater Lake". http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/tracks-and-walks/central-north-island/ruapehu/mount-ruapehu-crater-climb/. Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  2. Christchurch City Libraries, New Zealand Disasters, "Aircraft Accident: Lockheed Electra ZK-AGK Kaka"; rtrieved 2012-6-15.