Luganville Seaplane Base was located in the Segond Channel off Luganville on the southern coast of Espiritu Santo and Aore Island.
The U. S. Navy (USN) built a seaplane ramp and tower were located at Belchif Point. Seaplanes took off and landed in Segond Channel.
During the Pacific War, used by the U. S. Navy (USN) seaplanes and flying boats.
American units based at Lunganville Seaplane Base
VP-12 (PBY Catalina)
VP-44 (PBY Catalina)
VP-54 (PBY5 Calalina) Carney Field July 31-August 1 - September 1944
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May 22, 2017