National Geographic : 1942 Jun
S.Altson from Black Star Fighting Allied Airmen Raid the Invaders from Such Eyries on the NewGuinea Plateau From fields built in this region for peacetime transport, United Nations aviators have delivered wounding blows atJapanese forces concentrated ontheNew Guinea and New Britain coasts. Normally this airport doubles as Bulolo's six-hole golf course. Everything had tobeflown here: cows, cars, building materials, mining machinery, beer-thousands of cases! The coast is a few minutes away by air, but days by foot across steepranges and steaming jungles (page 716).