Country: United States Region: California
Latitude: 32° 40' 59" N Longitude: -118° 47' 59" E
Area use / Military Branches: ACTIVE
Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d4/NAS_North_Island_Seal.svg is located at the N end of the Coronado peninsula on San Diego Bay.It is part of Naval Base Coronado in San Diego County, California. NAS North Island is hosting
- The Naval Aviation Depot, which is home to all aircraft of the aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson and USS Theodore Roosevelt when not deployed
- Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF), responsible for maintenance and training of all naval aircraft and aircraft carriers in the Atlantic Fleet, Pacific Fleet, the Naval Air Reserve, and the Naval Air Training Command
- Commander, Naval Air Force, US Pacific Fleet (CNAP), responsible for maintenance and training of all naval aircraft and aircraft carriers in the Pacific Fleet.
NAS North Island also operates 2 other airfields in the Southern California region:
-- Naval Auxiliary Landing Facility (NALF) San Clemente Island, appx 70 miles northwest of San Diego
-- Naval Outlying Landing Field (NOLF) Imperial Beach near the Mexican border.
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