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    Ternate Airfield (Babullah) Halmahera Indonesia

Location
Lat 0° 49' 53N Long 127° 22' 53E  Located on Ternate Island to the west of Halmahera. Also known as "Ternate Island Drome" or 'Ternate Drome".

Construction
Built by the Japanese.

American missions against Ternate
October 17 - August 16, 1943

Today
Still in use today, known as Babullah Airport or Sultan Babullah Airport. Airport codes ICAO: WAMT and IATA: TTE. The single runway is oriented 32/14 and is 5,875' x 98' surfaced with asphalt. Classified as a small airport, it is serviced by Garuda Indonesia and Sriwijaya Air.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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