Lat 6° 43' 35S Long 155° 20' 17E Aitara is located on the southwest coast of Bougainville Island in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (Bougainville Province) in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
Occupied by the Japanese.
American missions against Aitara
December 3, 1943 - May 9, 1944
TBF-1 Avenger Bureau Number 23871 Squadron Number 103
Pilot Sparks crashed December 23, 1943
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October 7, 2018