Kanoya Air Base Museum, Kanoya

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  • You can see only one existing Kawanishi H8K a.k.a. Emily which was displayed in the U.S.A. after the 2nd world war and then brought to Tokyo and finaly here. This admission free Naval airforce museum....  more »
  • The Kanoya air base museum is housed in a modern and spacious building just off the main entrance to the Kanoya JMSDF air base. For those who are aviation history buffs, the Kanoya air base was the.....  more »
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  • It’s a moving place that portrays the tragic narrative of the divine wind known as the kamikaze. This was the main base for these brave young doomed aviators in many battles such as the 82 day battle for Okinawa. There is a MIT Zero fighter there which was recovered from the Osumi bay and restored, and an actual living zero pilot only one two left, a courteous friendly guide well that was 10 years ago an honour to meet such a man, every time I go to this base I pay homage to this museum.
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