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    Gifu Airfield (Kagamigahara)  Japan

Location
Located at 136° 53' 0" E / 35° 23' 0" N Gifu Prefecture, Tokaido Section.

Construction
Built by the Japanese.

Wartime History
Used by the JAAF as a training base for bomber crews.

Units based at Gifu
5th Sentai (Ki-45, Ki-100) 1945

American Missions Against Gifu / Kagamigahara
June 9, 1945 - July 20, 1945

Today
Still active as a airbase for the Japanese Self Defense Force.

Kakamigahara Aerospace Museum
(Japanese Self Defense Force Base) JIETAI Base Air Development and Test Wing at Kagamigahara/Gifu. Local premission is necessary enter the base, other than public events. The museum has an E13A Jake on display.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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