Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
 
    Tengah Airfield  Singapore

Location
Tengah Airfield is located in the western interior of Singapore Island. To the north is Sungei Buloh Airfield.

Construction
Built prewar as a military airfield with three intersecting runways.

Wartime History
Used by the Royal Air Force (RAF). After the Japanese occupation, used by the Japanese for the duration of the Pacific War until the official surrender of Japan in September 1945.

Postwar
During the Malaysia Crisis, used the RAF 84 Squadron operating Bristol Brigands to provide air support against Communist Insurgency in Malaysia.

Contribute Information
Do you have photos or additional information to add?

Last Updated
October 23, 2019

 

Tech Information
Map 1942
  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
 
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram