National Museum of the USAF   Right Corner Banner
Join the Air Force

Home > Fact Sheets > K-Bases in Korea

K-BASES IN KOREA

Posted 6/4/2010 Printable Fact Sheet
 
Photos 
Map of the Korean Theatre
Map of the Korean Theatre.
Download HiRes
Related Links
 USAF K-Sites in Korea (Provided by AFHRA)


The USAF had numerous air bases in Korea, and many of these were former Japanese airfields. The spelling of Korean locations on maps varied greatly, and villages had a Korean and a Japanese name. A "K" number identified individual airbases in both northern and southern Korea to prevent confusion among locations.

K-1 Pusan West
K-2 Taegu No. 1
K-3 Pohangdong
K-4 Sachon
K-5 Taejon
K-6 Pyongtaek
K-7 Kwangju
K-8 Kunsan
K-9 Pusan East
K-10 Chinhae
K-11 Ulsan
K-12 Muan
K-13 Suwon
K-14 Kimpo
K-15 Mokpo
K-16 Seoul (Yongdungpo)
K-17 Ongin
K-18 Kangnung (Koryo)
K-19 Haeju (Kaishu)
K-20 Sinmak
K-21 Pyonggang
K-22 Onjong-ni
K-23 Pyongyang
K-24 Pyongyang East
K-25 Wonsan
K-26 Sondok
K-27 Yonpo
K-28 Hamhung West
K-29 Sinanju
K-30 Sinuiju
K-31 Kilchu (Kisshu)
K-32 Oesicho-dong
K-33 Hoemon (Kaibun)
K-34 Chongjin (Seishin)
K-35 Hoeryong (Kainsei)
K-36 Kanggye No. 1
K-37 Taegu No. 2
K-38 Wonju
K-39 Cheju-do No. 1
K-40 Cheju-do No. 2
K-41 Chungju
K-42 Andong No. 2
K-43 Kyongju
K-44 Changhowon-ni
K-45 Yoju
K-46 Hoengsong
K-47 Chunchon
K-48 Iri
K-49 Yangsu-ri
K-50 Sokcho-ri
K-51 Inje
K-52 Yanggu
K-53 (not completed)
K-54 (not completed)
K-55 Osan-ni
K-56 (not completed)
K-57 Kwangju

Click here to return to the Korean War Introduction.







 Inside the Museum

ima cornerSearch

ima cornerHistoric

 


tabCategories
tabRelated Links
tabConnect

Museum Virtual TourMuseum Facebook PageMuseum Twitter PageMuseum Instagram
Museum Google Plus PageMuseum Pinterest PageMuseum YouTube ChannelMuseum Flickr Page
Museum PodcastsMuseum E-newsletter Sign-upMuseum RSS Feeds



Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     USA.gov     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act