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Johnston Island Airfield, photographed from Cessna 208 N696PW on ferry flight from California, Hawaii, Majuro, Saipan, and Korea. Shot taken from 8000 feet, with photo window open. January 2009


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Brandon Garber
very nice!!
Fantastic -- That is one hell of a view!!
Jesse Carroll
You sure that's not an aircraft carrier???
Looks just like an aircraft carrier
Duncan Mulholland
To think I was to be stationed there. I am thankful my orders were changed I went to Japan. EXCELLENT PHOTOGRAPH.
Kris Durbin
My dad worked there as a private contractor back in the 90s when the demil station (JACADS) was still active. They sued to make the island very accommodating to contractors and those stationed there. Swimming pool, golf course, scuba lessons, racquetball courts, tennis courts, soccer field, fishing exhibitions, and a baseball field were all available on this tiny island. Nothing but dirt now.
Kevin Hedgepeth
Johnston Island was one of the U.S. Coast Guard's Loran Station during the cold war. This was home to a few skilled technicians over the years.



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