05B4 Naval Air Station Meridian

Welcome to Naval Air Station Meridian

Naval Air Station Meridian trains Sailors and Marines in aviation and technical related fields. It is home to Training Air Wing One, Training Squadron 9, Training Squadron 7, Naval Technical Training Center, Marine Aviation Training Support Squadron One and the Regional Counterdrug Training Academy.

Installation Information

NAS Meridian is located in East Central Mississippi.

161015-N-CH038-116 – Capt. Scott Bunnay, right, commanding officer of NAS Meridian, presents a token of appreciation to Capt. Barry “Butch” Wilmore at the Navy Ball on Oct. 15. Wilmore, a NASA astronaut and former T-45C test pilot, was the guest speaker for the ball. 161012-N-CH038-126 -- Military members and civilians participate in a 1.5 mile Breast Cancer Awareness Walk on board NAS Meridian, Oct. 12. The Navy Exchange sponsored the event and provided food and beverages to participants who completed the walk. (Photo by PO2 Chris Liaghat/Released.) 161117-N-CH038-096 --MERIDIAN, Miss. (Nov 17, 2016) Petty Officer 1st Class Marcus Parks simulates laying wounded on the floor during an active shooter drill in the Marine Aviation Training Support Squadron One school house on board NAS Meridian. Marcus played the role of the active shooter, who was shot after simulating wounding three Sailors. (U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Liaghat/Released) Naval Technical Training Center (NTTC) Instructor Petty Officer Second Class Ryan Lee sorts through toys donated to the 6th Annual NTTC Toy Drive on board Naval Air Station Meridian.(Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Liaghat/Released). 161206-N_CH038-062 -- Naval Air Station Meridian Funeral Detail Sailors carry the remains of Petty Officer 1st Class Jim Johnston at the Jackson-Evers International Airport, Dec. 6. Johnston, a Mississippi native, died at the attack on Pearl Harbor on the USS Oklahoma. His remains were recently identified through the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency that exhumed remains from the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu. He will be buried Dec. 7 with full military honors in Wesson. Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Chris Liaghat/Released.

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