The People Who Worshiped Planes and Their Cargo

How a devastating war created a strange cult in the most remote places on Earth

An airstrip sat in the middle of the island, and on it sat a World War II era cargo plane. But the runway was too small to accompany any aircraft. Upon closer examination, the plane sitting on this particular airstrip was made out of leaves and grass…

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