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Ladd Army Airfield

Airport information
Airport typeMilitary: Army Airfield
OperatorUnited States Army
ServesFort Wainwright
LocationFairbanks, Alaska
Elevation138 m (454 ft)

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Ladd Army Airfield is the military airfield located at Fort Jonathan Wainwright, located in Fairbanks, Alaska. It was originally called Fairbanks Air Base, but was renamed Ladd Field on 1 December 1939 , in honor of Major Arthur K. Ladd, a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps who died in a plane crash near Dale, South Carolina on 13 December 1935.

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