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Navy blames flipped switch for 94,000-gallon fuel spill

The Navy has explained how it spilled 94,000 gallons of jet fuel around Naval Air Station Oceana in Virginia Beach: Officials say a switch was left in the wrong position … Click to Continue »

Navy Pilot Lt. Daniel Harris: All-American Mr. Perfect With Dark Secret That Shocked Even His Wife

Lt. Daniel Chase Harris was a seemingly all-American “Top Gun” instructor stationed at Naval Air Station Oceana. His father was also a Navy pilot, and his grandfather was a two-star admiral. His family dog was named “Maverick.” He had stellar reports. Show More Summary

Navy Parachutists Stuck in Trees Rescued

CHESAPEAKE -- Two Navy parachutists were rescued after getting stuck in trees Tuesday morning at Fentress Air Field, a Naval Air Station Oceana spokeswoman said. The sailors were participating in......

Dredging Project to Protect Virginia Shoreline

Outer Continental Shelf sand will protect infrastructure, restore dunes and habitat   The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and Naval Air Station Oceana at Dam Neck,

Coming Home!

This was a great weekend for the folks in Norfolk, Va. and at Naval Air Station Oceana, Va., at Whidbey Island, Wash. and Mayport, Fla. It was an unforgettable, joyful weekend for the loved ones of more than 5,000 sailors of the ships and squadrons of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group returning home [...] The post Coming Home! appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Navy Fighter Squadron CO Relieved of Duties

The commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron 106 based at Naval Air Station Oceana was relieved of his duties Aug. 26 due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command.

The Day After Christmas — Let Us Still Remember

Navy Lt. Cmdr. Nate Lyon reunites with his wife and children during a homecoming celebration in Virginia Beach, Va., Dec. 18, 2012. Lyon, a member of Strike Fighter Squadron 83, returned to Naval Air Station Oceana after a six-month deployment to support Operation Enduring Freedom. (Photo: U.S. DoD) While I said that “tens of thousands” [...]

Va. Crash Spurs Demand for Expanded Buffer Zones

The crash of an F/A-18 Hornet into an apartment complex near Naval Air Station Oceana, Va., has local officials calling for expanded buffer zones around area bases.

Jet Crashes Into Virginia Beach Apartment Complex

6 years agoNews : The Lede

The crash, which a Navy spokesman said was caused by a mechanical failure, occurred at about 12:05 p.m., just after the aircraft took off from Naval Air Station Oceana.

What It's Like To Live In The Virginia Beach Air Station Crash Zone [F-18 Crash]

6 years agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I lived on 20th Street in Virginia Beach for about three years — about a quarter of a mile from the beach and less than three away from Naval Air Station Oceana. I also lived in the Friendship Village Apartments, not far from where a Navy F/A-18 crashed into an apartment building this morning. More »

Military fighter plane crashes in Virginia Beach

A military fighter plane crashed in Virginia Beach near the Naval Air Station Oceana after noon Thursday, according to media reports. No injuries or casualties have yet been reported. The Navy F/A-18 Hornet went down in the 900 block of S. Show More Summary

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