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USAAF Oct 12, 1943

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Stan Jersey c1944

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Location
Located near Luganville (Santo) on the southern coast of Espiritu Santo, west of Luganville. Also known as "Luganville Field", "Bomber 3" or "Bomber No. 3".

Construction
The single runway 6,400' x 150' oriented roughly northwest to southeast. Taxiways and revetments were built off both sides of the runway and cleared areas off each end of the runway.

Today
Disused since the war.

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Last Updated
March 31, 2017

 

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March 1945

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March 1945

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