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Minami Torishima Airport

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Minami Torishima Airport

Minamitorishima Air Field
Minami Torishima Airport
Marcus Island Airport
Minami Torishima Airport in view on the island, Minami Torishima
Airport type Military/Public
Operator Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
Serves Minami Torishima
Elevation AMSL 22 ft / 7 m
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 1,371 4,498 Concrete
Source: Japanese AIP at AIS Japan[1]

Minami Torishima Airport (Japanese: 南鳥島航空基地; often called Marcus Island Airport) is a one runway airport serving the island of Minami Torishima. The airport used to be a military airstrip and according to the Japanese Aeronautical Information Service it is still operated by the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force.[1]


  1. ^ a b AIS Japan
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