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    Tainan Airfield  Taiwan (Formosa)

Location
Lat 22° 57' 1N Long 120° 12' 21E  Tainan Airfield is located two miles south of Tainan near the southwestern coast of Formosa (Taiwan).

Wartime History
Japanese airfield.

Japanese units based at Tainan Airfield
Tainan Kokutai (A6M2 Zero) activated - (det) late Dec 41 to Legaspi Jan 16, 1942 Tarakan

American missions against Tainan
March 1 - July 10, 1945

Today
Still in use today as Tainan Airport as a military airfield. Airport codes: ICAO: RCNN, IATA: TNN. There are two runways. the first is oriented 36L/18R and measures 10,007' x 148' and is surfaced with concrete. The second is oriented 36R/18L and measures 10,007' x 148' surfaced with concrete.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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