Lat 22° 46' 52N Long 88° 21' 33E Barrackpore Airfield is located to the north of Barrackpore in West Bengal State in India. Located to the north of Calcutta (Kolkata). Also known as Barrackpur.
American units based at Barrackpore
8th PRG, 8th PRS (F-5) 1943- December 5, 1944
Still in use today as a military airfield known as Barrackpore Airport. The single runway is oriented 20/02 measures 6,116' x 150' surfaced with asphalt.
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January 9, 2018