Lat 6° 11' 23N 100° 23' 54E Alor Setar Airfield is located at Alor Setar in Kedah State in Malaysia.
When the Japanese troops arrive at the base,
the RAF was abandoning the base, leaving 10,000 gallons
of high octane aviation fuel in the rubber estate nearby, piles
of bombs, ammunition and even several pot of soups that still
Still in use today as a military and civilian airport known as Sultan Abdul Halim Airport. The single runway is oriented 22/04 measures 9,005' x 151' surfaced with asphalt. Airport codes: ICAO: WMKA and IATA: AOR.
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September 24, 2018