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    No. 2 Strip (Unnamed, Waigani Airfield) Milne Bay Province Papua New Guinea

Location
Lat 10°18'60.00"S Long 150°15'0.00"E  Located to the west of Milne Bay, near Waigani village. This airfield was unnamed, or sometimes known as "No. 2 Strip" or "Waigani Airfield".

Construction
Built by the Allies, this airstrip was known as simply No. 2 Strip. The runway suffered drainage problems that prevented it from being properly used as an airfield.

Today
This airfield was disused since the war and is overgrown or paved over by a road and part of an oil palm plantation.

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Last Updated
April 16, 2016

 

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