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    Bettobi Airfield Shumshu Island | Kurlie Islands (Chishima-Rettō) Russia

Location
Lat 50° 46' 0" N Long 156° 15' 0" E Located at Bettobi on the northern coast of Shumshu Island. Borders Bettobi-numa.

Wartime History
Bettobi Airfield was a wartime landing ground without all weather runway and without complete facilities.

References
Some sources incorrectly state this airfield was located on Paramushir Island
Airfields in the Japanese Empire, Office of Assistant Chief of Air Staff, Intelligence. July 1945

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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