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General Information

Site Type:
Airfield
State:
Queensland
Lat / Long:
Not Yet Confirmed
UTM:
Not Yet Confirmed

Wartime Units

Classification

Aerodrome Guide, October 1945

Control:
RAAF
Class:
Emergency Landing Ground
Altitude:
50 ft
Runways:
Dimensions (ft)DirectionSurface
5580026°Sealed
Remarks:
Mt Louisa (634) 2¾ miles E. Mt Bohle (420') 1¼ miles NW. Timber up to 50' high around strip. Telephone. Limited fuel. No other facilities. Nearest town - Townsville 7 miles ENE.

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References

Marks, R.R. 1994, Queensland Airfields WW2 - 50 Years On. Mansfield: R. & J. Marks.

Royal Australian Air Force [RAAF] 1945, Aerodrome Guide: Australia and Adjacent Islands. Directorate of Tactics and Operational Requirements, Air Force Headquarters.

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We acknowledge the traditional owners of country throughout Australia and pay our respects to elders past, present, and emerging.