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    Kosipe Central Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

Location
Lat 8° 26' 60S Long 147° 13' 0E  Kosipe village is part of Goilala District to the west of Mount Albert Edward located at an elevation of 6,709' / 2,044m. This area is on the direct flight path between Lae and Port Moresby. Prewar, a rest house was built at this location.

Kosipe Airfield
Postwar airfield

A6M2 Model 21 Zero Manufacture Number 645 Tail V-???
Pilot Ito crashed May 17, 1942

P-39N Airacobra Serial Number 42-19041
Pilot Anderson crashed January 20, 1944

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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