Commander, Navy Region Northwest
For more information, contact Navy Region Northwest Public Affairs at (360) 396-1630
Unmanned Arial Systems reporting:
The use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) or “Drones” provides the ability to use camera systems at high altitudes. UAS are prohibited on Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) installations without authorization from the Commanding Officer. NBK is requesting your assistance in reporting any UAS device seen on any NBK installations. Please immediately call (360) 396-4444. Taking photographs of the UAS can also be helpful if you are safely able to do so. Your assistance in identifying these devices is crucial to the safety and security of NBK personnel and guests.
Information Regarding Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) and Environmental Assessments (EA)
Northwest Training and Testing - Information Regarding EIS/OEIS
Search and Rescue (SAR) teams from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) from Whidbey Island Saturday, October 20, and also rescued a fallen hiker near Sauk Mountain, Wash., Sunday, October 21, 2018.
Navy’s Draft National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 Memorandum of Agreement for EA-18G Growler Operations Increase at NAS Whidbey Island Open for Public Comment
Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island is inviting the public to review and comment on the current draft National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to resolve adverse effects to historic properties resulting from increased Growler operations at NAS Whidbey Island and Outlying Landing Field Coupeville.
Aircraft carrier-based flight training operations are scheduled to occur at Ault Field, the week of October 22-28, 2018. The Outlying Landing Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. will be closed to jet aircraft traffic until the end of October, 2018, due to runway maintenance.