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    Namatanai Airfield New Ireland Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Lat 3° 40' 10S Long 152° 26' 17E  Namatanai Airfield was located near Namatanai in New Ireland Province in Papua New Guinea at an elevation of 150' above sea level.

Construction
Built by the Japanese as a single runway airfield.

World War II Pacific Theatre History
Used by the Japanese Navy.

American missions against Namatanai
March 17, 1944–May 28, 1944

Today
Still in use as Namatanai Airport by Air Niugini. Airport code: IATA: ATN

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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