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Bordered on the north by Ecuador and Colombia, on the east by Brazil, on the southeast by Bolivia, on the south by Chile. To the west the Pacific Ocean.

Talara
Port city located in northwestern Peru bordering the Pacific Ocean. Prewar oil refineries were built around this location that refined the only aviation grade fuel on the west coast of South America.

Talara Airfield (Talora, Captain FAP Víctor Montes Arias Airport)
Prewar airfield used by the USAAF during World War II. Still in use today

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Last Updated
May 3, 2016

 

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