Atsugi Airdrome Near Tokyo, Japan 1945

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    Good shots! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Always wondered what those things in the forground are in the 2nd to last picture. They LOOK like something that would be attached under a wing. Anyone know.
     
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    #7 Snautzer01, Nov 7, 2014
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    Atsugi Airfield_04.jpg

    Atsugi Airfield_05.jpg

    Atsugi Airfield_06.jpg

    Atsugi Airfield_08.jpg
     
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    They would be worth hundreds of million dollars today.
    I heard most of such wrecks were buried in Yokota Airbase as no time to remove.
    Needs permission of US Airforce to dig them out.
     
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    Lets get permission and become rich.

    Atsugi Airfield_09.jpg
     
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    If they might halt military operation for a year or so.
     
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    I have 3 shovels and a wheelbarrow!
     
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    Nice! :)
     
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    #14 Snautzer01, Feb 19, 2015
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    Atsugi Airfield_11.jpg

    Atsugi Airfield_10.jpg
     
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    Wow ! What a control tower... :thumbright:
     
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    Geez,

    Looks like if you guys in the states can get a few good senators and lobbyists in your back pocket your off to the races. Dig' em up I say.
     
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    Atsugi is a funny place.
    There is a shrine gate but no shrine.
     

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