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
    Hai Phong Airfield (Haiphong Airfield) Hai Phong Vietnam (French Indochina)

Lat 20°50'0" Long 106°43'0"  Located near Hai Phong (Haiphong, Hải Phòng) in the Red River Delta Region of northeast Vietnam. Municipality Also known as 'Hai Phong Airfield' or 'Hải Phòng Airfield'.

Wartime History
Used by the Japanese during the Pacific War.

Units based at Haiphong
84th Dokuritsu Hiko Chutai (Ki-27 Nate) January 27, 1942

American missions against Hai Phong (Haiphong)
November 23, 1942 - July 29, 1945

During the Indochina War used by the French Air Force (Armée de l'air) and French Naval Aviation (Aéronavale).

During the Vietnam War used by the Vietnam People's Air Force (NVAF).

Still in use today as a small civilian airport known as Cat Bi International Airport or Hai Phong Airport or Haiphong Catbi Airport. The single runway is oriented 25/07 measures 7,880' x 164' surfaced with asphalt. Airport codes: ICAO: VVCI and IATA: HPH.

Les Alles Francaises 1939-1945 - 06 - L'aviation de Vichy (2st Partie) page 69

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

Last Updated
September 24, 2018


  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Google Plus Instagram