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    Nadzab No. 5 Airfield (No 5 Strip) Morobe Province PNG
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5th AF Feb 15, 1944

Location
Located in the Markam Valley at Nadzab, due east of the Erap River northwest of Lae. This strip was located between Nadzab No. 1 Strip (East Base) to the south, and Nadzab No. 3 Strip to the north, this field ran north-west to south-east, and had two parallel runways. Taxiways connected the strip to Nadzab No. 1 Strip and Nadzab No. 3 Strip. Designated U. S. Army APO 713 (Nadzab).

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Disused since the war.

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January 9, 2018

 

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