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see PyongyangPyongyang
, Chin. Pingyang, Jap. Heijo, city (1993 pop. 2,741,260), capital of North Korea, SW North Korea, on a high bluff above the Taedong River. It is a special city with the status of province.
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, North Korea.
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Pyongyang's Heijo air base was attacked by twelve Skyraiders and sixteen Corsairs, with eight F9Fs (VF-51) sweeping in ahead of the strike force.
(114) per Martowicz, Patrick in "Character Merchandising in Europe", ed Heijo Ruijsenaars, Kluwer Law International, 2003 at 117;
View [of] the wild soy bean plants growing along road side on [the] outskirts of Heijo....
Jun 29 5th Air Force's 3rd Bombardment Group sends 18 B-26 Invader light bombers against Heijo Airfield near the North Korean capital of Pyongyang: 25 enemy aircraft are destroyed on the ground; one YAK fighter is shot down.
The Americans first attacked Kimpo and then Heijo airfields, destroying nineteen enemy planes.