Built by Kawasaki. Delivered to the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF). Assigned to the 68th Sentai or 78th Sentai. No known markings.
Crashed to the north of Goroka. The pilot was killed in crash.
Discovered in the early 1980s. Bush cleared by locals in hopes of making it a tourist site. Reported as a Ki-61 Tony, but never confirmed from photos.
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January 9, 2018