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    Ransiki Airfield (Moemi North) West Papua Province Indonesia
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5th AF c1944

Location
Lat 1° 33' 0" Long 134° 11' 0"  Ransiki Airfield was located at Ransiki (Ranasiki) near the Ransiki River. Also known as "Ransiki Drome" or "Moemi North".

Construction
Built by the Japanese Army as a single runway.

Wartime History
Used by Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF) as a fighter base for Ki-43 Oscars.

American missions against Ransiki
May 31, 1944 - October 29, 1944

Today
Use post war as Abresso Airport also known as Ransiki Airport. Airport codes: ICAO: WASC, IATA: RSK.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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