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    Tuguegarao Airfield (Tugegarao, Tuguecarad) Cagayan Philippines
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Location
Lat 17° 37' 0" Long 121° 45' 0"  Tuguegarao Airfield is located at 70' above sea level at Tuguegarao in Cagayan Province in the northeast portion of Luzon in the Philippines.

Wartime History
On December 12, 1941 occupied by the Japanese Army "Tanaka Detachment". As early as mid-December 1941, used by the Japanese Army Air Force (JAAF) as a staging base for aircraft being ferried from Formosa to Luzon.

Japanese and American missions against Tuguegarao
December 8, 1941 - July 26, 1945

Today
Still in use today as a small airport known as Tuguegarao Airport. The single runway is oriented 35/17 measures 6,455' x 98' surfaced with concrete. Airport codes: ICAO: RPUT IATA: TUG.

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Last Updated
January 2, 2019

 

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