Wanigela Airport

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Wanigela Airport
IATA: AGLICAO: AYWG
Summary
Location Wanigela, Papua New Guinea
Coordinates 09°20′15″S 149°09′20″E / 9.33750°S 149.15556°E / -9.33750; 149.15556Coordinates: 09°20′15″S 149°09′20″E / 9.33750°S 149.15556°E / -9.33750; 149.15556
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AGL is located in Papua New Guinea
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Location of airport in Papua New Guinea
Source: [1]

Wanigela Airport (IATA: AGL[2]ICAO: AYWG) is an airport in Wanigela,[1] a village in the Oro Province (also known as Northern Province) in Papua New Guinea.

History[edit]

The airfield was built by Australia New Guinea Administrative Unit authorities in July 1942 during World War II. Consisting of a single grassed runway, it was used primarily for transport flights.[citation needed]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

The following airlines offer scheduled passenger service from this airport:

Airlines Destinations
Airlines PNG Port Moresby, Tufi

References[edit]