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    Wei Island (Vial Island) East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)

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Lat 3°23'30.89"S Long 144°24'20.47"E  Wei Island is a small island roughly 2.75 miles long by .75 miles wide in the Bismark Sea off the north coast of New Guinea. Also known as "Vial Island". Wei is roughly 18 miles to the southeast is Blupblup Island and 15 miles west is Koil Island, 35 miles to the southeast is Hansa Bay. 230 miles to the northeast is Momote Airfield (Hyane) and 445 miles to the northeast is Kavieng Airfield.

A6M2 Model 21 Zero
Ditched or crashed upside down and discovered in 2007

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Last Updated
April 21, 2019

 

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