Lost American Airfields of the North Pacific

Lost American Airfields of the North Pacific

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Lost American Airfields of the North Pacific. The North Pacific Ocean is littered with abandoned airfields and other military installations.  Many sit atop tiny atolls and despite being shortlived, played a critical role in history.  Today, most of the infrastructure has gone, but the runways and dispersals stand as a silent reminder to the battles that once raged there.

The North Pacific Ocean is littered with abandoned airfields and other military installations.  Many sit atop tiny atolls and despite being shortlived, played a critical role in history.  Today, most of the infrastructure has gone, but the runways and dispersals stand as a silent reminder to the battles that once raged there.

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