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Smoke from wildfire forces Raiders indoors for second day | Pro ... - Post Register

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders practiced at an off-site facility for a second consecutive day Friday as thick smoke from California's deadly ...

Navy man Steve Wood - Kdminer

After refitting, we loaded our aircraft at Alameda Naval Air Station, and then we got up steam and set sail into the open sea. The first port of call was Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. We saluted the USS Arizona as we passed on our way to berthing. After ...

Innovators Headed to Great Pacific Garbage Patch to Clean Up Ocean - NBC Bay Area

The Ocean Cleanup, a nonprofit that assembled its floating plastic-capture system at the former Alameda Naval Air Station, successfully completed two weeks of testing about 350 nautical miles off the coast. On Tuesday, the team was given the go-ahead ...

Alameda to press feds on stalled veterans clinic, cemetery project - East Bay Times

The letter notes that in 2012, the city agreed to turn over 72 acres at the former Alameda Naval Air Station, now Alameda Point, for the clinic and cemetery, and that two years later more than 600 acres were turned over by the Navy to the V.A. The ...

New Bay Crossing May Pass Under Alameda - Alameda Sun

“This [2007 MTC] Plan outlined a range of options for new infill stations along a new transbay line, which included stops at the former Naval Air Station Alameda and at the intersection of Webster Street and Atlantic Avenue,” stated Gilmore. “Alameda ...

Father of Hartwick Supervisor - AllOTSEGO (press release) (blog)

MILFORD – Richard Perry O'Brien, Jr., 69, a lifelong area resident and father of Hartwick Town Supervisor Robert O'Brien, passed away unexpectedly Sunday night, Sept. 23, 2018. He was born July 28, 1949, in Cooperstown, a son of the late Richard P.

Mysterious Rocket Facility in California Sparks Concerns Among Locals (PHOTOS) - Sputnik International

Local California TV news station ABC 7 first reported about the rocket back in February after its Sky 7 chopper managed to capture footage of the equipment being tested. It was then that residents living near the Alameda Naval Air Station realized just ...

Curiosity, concern over mysterious rocket being built in California - WABC-TV

What is a rocket doing in the Bay Area? A mysterious missile has been spotted in California. It concerns a company at the old Alameda Naval Air Station that makes a small rocket to carry tiny commercial satellites into orbit. But the company doesn't ...

Curiosity, concern over mysterious rocket being built in East Bay - KGO-TV

It concerns a company at the old Alameda Naval Air Station that makes a small rocket to carry tiny commercial satellites into orbit. But the company doesn't talk to the media. So, some people who work nearby are just learning about it, like Tyler ...

The Ocean Cleanup set to head for the Pacific - East Bay Times

The Dutch company has been working since March at the former Alameda Naval Air Station to assemble the system, which includes sections 250 feet long. Stretching 2,000 feet, it will be the longest ocean structure ever deployed. The company says its goal ...

New Alameda park planned along Oakland Estuary - East Bay Times

The site was once part of the U.S. Navy's Fleet Industrial Supply Center, which served the now-shuttered Alameda Naval Air Station. The future park's promenade would include an 18-foot-wide path that would be a segment of the Bay Trail, and the park ...

Legendary Bay Area winemaker Kent Rosenblum has… - The Mercury News

Rock Wall Wine Company sits in a cozy building next to an old aircraft hangar at the former Alameda Naval Air Station. ·. “We are deeply anguished and saddened to report that Kent Rosenblum passed away last night in his sleep,” Rock Wall announced on ...

Trustees back plan to build 70 apartments for Alameda school employees - East Bay Times

28 unanimously backed a plan to build 70 apartments for district employees at the former Alameda Naval Air Station with the aim of encouraging them to stay instead of moving where housing is cheaper. Education Housing Partners, a company that works ...

Urbanizing a Former Naval Air Station in San Francisco Bay - Urban Land

Alameda Point is the 1,560-acre (630 ha) western quarter of the six-mile-long (9.7 km) Alameda Island, which juts into San Francisco Bay immediately south of Oakland. For six decades, from 1938 to 1997, it was a naval air station (NAS) until the U.S ...

Deputy city manager of Hayward selected - East Bay Times

Ott most recently served as acting assistant city manager in Alameda, where her duties also included overseeing redevelopment of the former Alameda Naval Air Station. “I am tremendously excited to have someone of Jennifer's experience and expertise ...

Alameda Point Mixed-use Project, California - Design Build Network

The Alameda Point mixed-use project is a transit-oriented development located on the site of the former Naval Air Station in Alameda, California, US. The City Council of Alameda and Alameda Point Partners (APP) are jointly developing the transit ...

Stealth startup in talks to lease Alameda waterfront building - San Francisco Business Times

Located at Alameda Point — formerly part of Alameda's Naval Air Station — Building 530 provides both extensive space and privacy, said Alameda's Economic Development Manager Nanette Mocanu. It has few windows, and about 3,300 square feet is office ...

Tour of future Alameda park set for Saturday - East Bay Times

The 22-acre park has been under design since 2014 and will include the Cross Alameda Trail, a bicycle and pedestrian path that will take in portions of the former Alameda Naval Air Station, as well as cutting through the future park. When the $8 ...

The Grumman Trader: When You Care Enough To COD The Very Best - Avgeekery (blog)

VR-21 Pineapple Express began supporting Seventh Fleet carriers in the Pacific from NAS Barbers Point in Hawaii with detachments at NAS North Island and NAS Alameda in California and Naval Air Facility (NAF) Atsugi in Japan later in 1956. A VR-21 ...

747 Global Super Tanker: When Less Than 115 Tons of Retardant Won't Do - Avgeekery (blog)

The World War II-vintage former Navy Consolidated P4Y-2 Privateer patrol bomber Bureau Number (BuNo) 66260 (tanker #123- registered as N7620C) experienced a failure of the left side wing spar next to the fuselage, causing the wing to separate from the ...

Naval Air Station Alameda was a United States Navy Naval Air Station in Alameda, California, on San Francisco Bay.


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Aerial view of NAS Alameda in the mid-1940s
  • IATA: NGZ
  • ICAO: KNGZ
Summary
Airport type Military: Naval Air Station
Operator United States Navy
Location Alameda, California
In use 1940 – 1997
Coordinates 37°47′10″N 122°19′07″W / 37.78611°N 122.31861°W / 37.78611; -122.31861Coordinates: 37°47′10″N 122°19′07″W / 37.78611°N 122.31861°W / 37.78611; -122.31861
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
07/25 8,000 2,438 Asphalt
13/31 7,200 2,195 Asphalt

Naval Air Station Alameda (NAS Alameda) was a United States Navy Naval Air Station in Alameda, California, on San Francisco Bay.

NAS Alameda had two runways: 07-25 (8,000×200 ft) (2,438×61 m) and 13–31 (7,200×200 ft) (2,195×61 m). Two helicopter pads and a control tower were also part of the facilities.