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Unknown Royal Air Force official photographer.

English: Improved main runway of RAF Changi (now Changi Air Base) after completion in 1946.
English: View of the main runway at RAF Changi, Singapore, soon after its completion. The runway, constructed from 276,680 pierced steel sheets, was 2,000 yards in length and 50 yards wide and able to take the largest aircraft then in service with the Royal Air Force.
IWMLondonThumbnail.jpg This is photograph No. CF 1158 from the Imperial War Museum collection No. 4700-15 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg

April 1946(1946-04)


Monochrome photograph.

London, England, United Kingdom.

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Collection number: 4700-15 ("The Royal Air Force in the Far East 1945–1946"); image number: CF 1158.




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