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    Djailolo Airfield (Djailolo No. 1, No. 2) Halmahera Indonesia
Location
Djailolo Airfield was located to the west of Djailolo (Jailolo) in the central-western coast of the Halmahera Island. Also spelled "Jailolo".

Construction

Two runways were constructed at this location known as Djailolo No. 1 and Djailolo No. 2. Some referneces list one of the runways as an emergency strip. Djailolo No. 1: Lat 127°27'0" Long 1°4'0". Djailolo No. 2: Lat 127°30'0" Long 1°10'0".

Wartime History
Used by the Japanese as a military airfield. Attacked by American aircraft during September 1944 until January 1945 and neutralized from the air. Occupied by the Japanese until the official surrender of Japan in September 1945.

American missions against Djailolo
September 5, 1944–January 3, 1945

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Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

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