Air Power Archaeology

The Historical Archaeology of Second World War Air Power in Australia
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General Information

Site Type:
Airfield
State:
Northern Territory
Lat / Long:
-13.142080° / 131.107110°
UTM:

Wartime Units

Classification

Aerodrome Guide, October 1945

Control:
RAAF
Class:
Emergency Landing Ground
Altitude:
200 ft
Runways:
Dimensions (ft)DirectionSurface
5000179°Gravel
Remarks:
No facilities. Emergency landings only. Trees 35' high surrounding. Telephone line 20' high on W side of road adjacent to strip.

Associated Sites

Cemeteries

  • Adelaide River War Cemetery

External Links

References

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

Record Updated:

First Published:

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

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