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  1. Both elegy and warning, Midway explores the interconnectedness of species, with the albatross on Midway as mirror of our humanity.

  2. Midway Islands, unincorporated territory of the United States in the central Pacific Ocean, 1,300 miles (2,100 km) northwest of Honolulu. Near the western end of the Hawaiian archipelago, it comprises a coral atoll with a circumference of 15 miles (24 km) enclosing two main islands—Eastern (Green) and Sand islands. Its total land area is 2.4 square miles (6.2 square km). The climate is ...

  3. Welcome to Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and Battle of Midway National Memorial, which is part of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument! Midway Atoll (Kuaihelani) is a sanctuary for millions of seabirds, shorebirds, and various marine life who all call the island home. Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and Battle of Midway National Memorial is currently closed to public ...

  4. www.history.navy.mil › 1942 › midwayBattle of Midway - Navy

    On 3 June, in the preliminary moves of the Battle of Midway, American land-based aircraft from Midway located and attacked Japanese transports about 600 miles west of Midway Island. U.S. Army Air Forces Boeing B-17 Flying Fortresses inflicted no damage, however, and four Consolidated PBY Catalina patrol bombers were sent out from Midway for a ...

  5. Early on the morning of June 4, aircraft from four Japanese aircraft carriers attacked and severely damaged the US base on Midway. Unbeknownst to the Japanese, the US carrier forces were just to the east of the island and ready for battle. After their initial attacks, the Japanese aircraft headed back to their carriers to rearm and refuel.

  6. Henderson Field (IATA: MDY, ICAO: PMDY) is a public airport located on Sand Island in Midway Atoll, an unincorporated territory of the United States.The airport is used as an emergency diversion point for ETOPS operations.

  7. The health and safety of the USS Midway Museum guests, members, staff and volunteers remains our top priority. While there have been no reported cases of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) at the USS Midway, after carefully reviewing guidance from state and local public health officials, and in the best interest of the community, we feel it is appropriate to temporarily close the museum to the public. ...

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