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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 ...

Edmiston, William "Bill" - Pueblo Chieftain

When he went on active duty, the Navy sent him to VF-52, a fighter squadron stationed at the Naval Air Station, in Alameda, Calif. VF-52 deployed aboard the USS Ticonderoga (CVA14) for the Western Pacific in September 1958. In January 1959, Bill was ...

Navy Blue: The Admiral's Ferrari 500 Mondial Goes Up for Sale - Car and Driver

For Northern Californians of a certain age, Naval Air Station Alameda still stands as an indelible part of the psycho-geography of a NorCal that was and no longer is. It was the spot where, in 1942, the Doolittle Raiders loaded their B-25 Mitchell ...

Alameda sales tax increase could be on November ballot - East Bay Times

Some of that money would have been earmarked to upgrade the drinking water system at the former Alameda Naval Air Station, where in September last year residents and workers were advised not to drink the water for four days because of possible harmful ...

City Breaks Ground at Alameda Point - Alameda Sun

The 68-acre development is located on the former Naval Air Station Alameda, which closed more than 20 years ago. Projected to cost $500 million, the first phase of the project consists of 673 housing units, including 130 units of affordable housing for ...

Construction Begins on $1B Former Naval Air Site - GlobeSt.com

ALAMEDA, CA—Memorial Day celebrations are in the not-too-distant rear-view mirror, which is an appropriate coincidence for the start of development on the former Naval Air Station site. Alameda and its private partner, Alameda Point Partners LLC ...

Construction underway on $1B waterfront Alameda, California mixed-use development - Construction Dive

Officials from the City of Alameda and private developer Alameda Point Partners broke ground May 23 on the $500 million first phase of a $1 billion, mixed-use project on the waterfront site of the former Naval Air Station Alameda. "Site A" of the ...

Construction Underway on $1B CA Waterfront Development - Multi-Housing News

... its private partner Alameda Point Partners LLC, have broken ground on the first phase of a $1 billion mixed-use, transit-oriented waterfront development in Alameda. The 68-acre Site A development is situated on the site of former Naval Air Station ...

City of Alameda, Alameda Point Partners Break Ground on $1B Mixed-Use Development on Former Naval Air Station - REBusinessOnline

... on the first phase of the $1 billion mixed-use, transit-oriented waterfront development at the gateway to Alameda Point, called Site A. The 68-acre Site A development is located on the former Naval Air Station Alameda, which closed more than 20 ...

Alameda to see first major construction project in decades at former Naval Air station - KGO-TV

"The city has a pretty robust strategy, including adding a third ferry terminal and this development is paying $10 million towards that terminal, putting into place transit service, bus service," said Jennifer Ott, Director of Base Reuse and ...

Navy says Alameda development site safe, but others worry - San Francisco Chronicle

With speeches and ceremonial shovels, construction began Wednesday at the site of a closed naval air station on what will be Alameda's first major market-rate multifamily development in four decades. But amid the pomp, some officials expressed concern ...

New mixed-use development project at Alameda Point breaks ground - KRON4

ALAMEDA (KRON) - Ground has officially been broken in a $1 billion development project in the City of Alameda. On Wednesday, City and County leaders celebrated the new mixed-use development planned for the former Naval air station at Alameda Point.

Real Estate Digest: $1 billion project breaks ground, huge East Bay housing site hits the market, will BART derail ... - San Francisco Business Times

Twenty-five years after it closed, Alameda's Naval Air Station is starting its physical transformation into a neighborhood. Developers broke ground on May 23 on the first phase of Alameda Point Site A, which will total 800 housing units and 600,000 ...

Alameda Point development milestone set for next week - East Bay Times

ALAMEDA — A milestone in turning the former Alameda Naval Air Station into a place for homes and businesses is set for May 23, when a groundbreaking will take place at a key spot in the redevelopment. The event at what city officials call “Site A ...

Ship duty like 'fountain of youth' for former Naval officer - Press Pubs

The ship commemorated the 76th anniversary of the historic Doolittle raid in April in which 16 Army Air Corps B-25 bombers were launched from its deck to bomb Japan in retaliation for the attack on Pearl Harbor. That Hornet was sunk off Guadalcanal by ...

Old Alameda Base Expects to Churn out Jobs - GlobeSt.com

ALAMEDA, CA—Alameda has been planning the redevelopment of Alameda Naval Air Station since the closure of the base was announced nearly 25 years ago. Complicating the redevelopment were a number of issues associated with the site itself, the ...

Around the Island: Alameda moving in all kinds of good directions - East Bay Times

Alameda Point development: One of the most common questions we hear is, “What is happening with all that land at the old Navy base?” The former Naval Air Station closed 21 years ago, and ever since, stakeholders have been working on what's next.

Renewable Energy and Power Completes Energy Efficient Lighting Installation in California Affordable Housing Project - GlobeNewswire (press release)

The 32 affordable housing apartments are on land deeded to the city of Alameda by master developer, Catellus, as part of its redevelopment of 218 acres within the former Alameda Naval Air Station. In all, more than 20 percent of the project's 890 units ...

Giving An Insider's Look Into Beermaking, Ingredient Vendors Differentiate Themselves With Taprooms - Forbes

Heras was patronizing Admiral Maltings inside the former Alameda Naval Air Station near Oakland, which appears to be the world's first commercial floor-malting facility with a tasting room open to the public rather than just to the brewers and ...

The Revolutionary Giant Ocean Cleanup Machine Is About To Set Sail - Fast Company

On a Wednesday afternoon in a sprawling lot on a former naval air station in Alameda, California, across the bay from San Francisco, workers are welding a massive black tube together. The tube–roughly the length of a football field–is one piece of a ...

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.

Alameda Point Abandoned? (Aired 3/18/15)

It was an ugly secret in plain sight: Several vacant buildings on the old Alameda Naval base had been allowed to slowly fall apart, presenting a real danger to all ...

Alameda Naval Air Museum - Alameda, Ca. (NAS Alameda / Alameda Point)

http://www.alamedanavalairmuseum.org/ The museum is home to a unique collection of artifacts and exhibits emphasizing the role of the Alameda Naval Air ...

A-6E Intruder NADEP Alameda, CA - Functional Check Flight

An edited video of a Naval Aviation Depot post Standard Depot Level Maintenance (SDLM) functional check flight of an A-6E Intruder prior to its' return delivery ...

Phantom at Alameda

This is a video of the old Alameda Naval Air Station. Here is a Wiki link. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Air_Station_Alameda This was a very important ...

U.S.S.CORAL SEA CVA-43-ARRIVING HOME @ NAVAL AIR STATION ALAMEDA, CAL. 08/26/1975

WE ARRIVED BACK HOME @ NAVAL AIR STATION ALAMEDA PIER #8 ON AUGUST 26TH., 1975. IT WOULD BE MY LAST TRIP TO SEA WHILE ON BOARD ...

Alameda Naval Base

This video is about Alameda Naval Base.