INFORMATION

NAS Oceana 75th Anniversary

Almost without exception, the U.S. Navy’s East Coast Master Jet Base, Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana, is open 24 hours a day, 365 day

Welcome Letters

From the Commanding Officer Welcome aboard! Since 1943, the men and women of Naval Air Station (NAS) Oceana, Dam Neck Annex and Naval Auxiliary Landing

Welcome Aboard

Welcome to NAS Oceana and Dam Neck Annex. We take pride in providing outstanding service to all newcomers. Whatever your status — military, family member,

NAS Oceana History

NAS Oceana History Through the post-World War II years, the little station that started in an inaccessible area of Oceana grew with naval aviation. Initially

Newcomer's Information

General Information Preplanning is essential for newcomers moving to NAS Oceana or Dam Neck Annex, whether for a permanent change of station, a temporary duty

Housing

Navy Housing Service Center  Housing Services are available at the Navy Housing Service Center (NHSC) to assist military and Department of Defense (DOD) personnel and

Fleet and Family Support

Two FFSC Center Locations to Serve You   TWO FFSC CENTER LOCATIONS TO SERVE YOU FLEET AND FAMILY SUPPORT CENTER — OCEANA 1896 Laser Road,

Health Care

Health Care   Branch health clinics and dental services are available at both NAS Oceana and Dam Neck Annex. The Oceana Clinic provides primary health

Education

Virginia Beach has 56 elementary schools, 14 middle schools, 11 high schools and a number of secondary/postsecondary specialty centers, including the Renaissance Academy, Advanced

Morale, Welfare & Recreation

Morale, Welfare and Recreation   The Navy’s Morale, Welfare & Recreation program administers a variety of recreation, social and community support activities on U.S. Navy

Other Services at NAS Oceana

Although not located on base, the American Red Cross is available just a phone call away to help military members handle emergencies. Its Armed

Aircraft

AIRCRAFT F/A-18A/C HORNET The McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet is a high-performance tactical airplane that can be operated from either aircraft carriers or land bases.

Deployable Fleet Units

Carrier Air Wings   CARRIER AIR WINGS There are currently 10 U.S. Navy carrier air wings: five based on the East Coast at NAS Oceana

Shore Units

STRIKE FIGHTER WING ATLANTIC Strike Fighter Wing Atlantic’s mission is to provide U.S. Atlantic Fleet commanders with combat-ready F/A-18 strike fighter squadrons that are

Fleet Support

Fleet Support  AIR OPERATIONS This is the heartbeat of a vital and dynamic master jet base. The Air Operations Department of NAS Oceana is comprised

Dam Neck Annex

The NAS Oceana Dam Neck Annex is along the Atlantic coast, 5 miles south of the Virginia Beach resort area. Dam Neck rests o

Dam Neck Tenant Commands

CENTER FOR PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPPD) The Center for Personal and Professional Development (CPPD) was established May 30, 2008, at Dam Neck Annex. Thi

Community

Community   NAS Oceana and Dam Neck Annex are within the city limits of the world’s largest resort city, Virginia Beach, Virginia, giving station and

NEWS

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Career Development Symposium Heads to Pacific Northwest

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NAS Pensacola Welcomes New U.S. Citizens

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NAS Pensacola MWR Library Recognized for Breaking Reading Record

PENSACOLA, Fla. Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola leadership recognized the air station's Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Library Summer Reading Program participants during a July

NAS Pensacola Participating in Annual Feds Feed Families Campaign

Story by Jason Bortz on 07/30/2019 PENSACOLA, Fla. Service members, retirees and military families near Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola can participate in a U.S.
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