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    Sagan Airfield (Sagan III) West Papua Province Indonesia
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5th AF July 4, 1944

Location
Lat 132° 56' 0" E Long 2° 36' 0" S. Located at Sagan (Sagun). Also known as Sagan III or Sagan 3.

Construction
Built by the Japanese Army as a single runway 4,000' x 360' wide (as of July 4, 1944), with ravetments and despersal areas to both sides of the runway, and heavy, medium and light anti-aircraft gun enplacements.

American missions against Sagan
July 8, 1944 - October 31, 1944

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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