Lat 21° 23' 51N Long 103° 0' 28E Dien Bien Phu Airfield is located near Dien Bien Phu in Dien Bien Phu Province in Vietnam. Located at an elevation of 1,611' above sea level.
Occupied by the Japanese and used until the end of the war.
American missions against Dien Bien Phu
April 4-9, 1945
Still in use today as Dien Bien Phu Airport, designated a small airport. The single runway is oriented 34/16 measuring 6,003' x 100' surfaced with concrete. Airport codes: ICAO: VVDB / IATA: DIN.
Index to Air Bases - Research Report No. 85, I.G. No 9185 - July 30, 1944
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January 9, 2018