Country: United States Region: Calif.
Locale: San Diego
Latitude: 32° 52' 24" N Longitude: -118° 51' 28" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
Marine Corps Air Stn Miramar http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/b/b6/MCAS_Miramar_Insignia.png (former NAS Miramar), located about 10 mi north of San Diego, California.
Former location of the Pacific Fleet fighter and Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft (F-4 Phantom II, F-14 Tomcat, E-2 Hawkeye) and the USN Fighter Weapons School (NFWS) 'Topgun' training program. In that era the station was a.k.a. "Fightertown USA". In 1996, NFWS relocated to NAS Fallon in Nevada and merged into the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center (NSAWC). After that NAS Miramar became a USMC air station
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