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News Archive 2016

Image from News Page titled: VAQ-130 returning home for the New Year after combat deployment
12/29/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Washington (NNS) -- The “Zappers” of Electronic
Attack Squadron (VAQ) 130 are returning to Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey
Island after completing a seven-month deployment to support Operation Inherent
Resolve, Dec. 30.








CNIC Seal
12/29/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for
aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field from
Monday through Friday, Jan. 2-6, 2017. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP)
operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville,
Wash.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Dec. 18 to 24, 2016
12/22/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., nor are carrier-based flight training operations scheduled at Ault Field for the week of Dec. 18 to Dec. 24, 2016.


 


 


CNIC Seal
12/20/16




NAS WHIDBEY
ISLAND, Wash
.
– The following update is provided as part of the Navy's ongoing community
drinking water testing for the emerging, national environmental issue of PFAS
(perfluoroalkyl substances).




 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Orcas Island Resident
12/15/16




NAVAL AIR
STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air
Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on
Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, from Orcas Island Airport to Providence Regional Medical
Center in Everett, WA.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Dec. 11 to 17, 2016
12/08/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., nor are carrier-based flight training operations scheduled at Ault Field for the week of Dec. 11 to Dec. 17, 2016.


 


 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Dec. 4 to 10, 2016
12/08/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., nor are carrier-based flight training operations scheduled at Ault Field for the week of Dec. 4 to Dec. 10, 2016.


 


 


Image from News Page titled: WWII Veteran Frocks Granddaughter
12/08/16

OAK HARBOR, Wash—Fleet Readiness Center Northwest hosted a special
frocking ceremony for Petty Officer 2nd Class Kathryn Allard so that her
grandfather, James Mulcahy, could pin on her new chevrons.
 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, 2016
12/01/16

NAVAL
AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP)
operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur
at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., nor are carrier-based flight
training operations scheduled at Ault Field for the week of Nov. 27 to Dec. 3,
2016.


 


 


Image from News Page titled: Guest Column: Navy Electronic Warfare Training in Pacific Northwest
11/29/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – For several decades the Navy has sought to enhance its airborne Electronic Warfare (EW) training capabilities in the Pacific Northwest in order to keep ahead of our adversaries in this increasing important field of modern warfare. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Nov. 20-26, 2016
11/23/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for
aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field on
Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 21 and 22, 2016. No Field Carrier Landing Practice
(FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in
Coupeville, Wash.





 


Image from News Page titled: Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing 10 Changes Hands
11/22/16




OAK HARBOR, Wash.
(NNS) -- Commander Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing (CPRW) 10 held a change of
command ceremony in Hangar 6 at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, Nov.
10.




 


CNIC Seal
11/18/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island rescued
three cold, stranded boaters from a sand bar on the Skagit River on Thursday,
November 17, 2016.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Nov. 6-12, 2016
11/10/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field Monday, Nov. 7 through Thursday, Nov. 10 2016. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Nov. 13 to 19, 2016
11/10/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash.
Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey
Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field Monday through Friday Nov. 14 - 18,
2016. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to
occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash.





Image from News Page titled: Navy Band performing free holiday concert in Oak Harbor
11/09/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Navy Band Northwest will present a free holiday concert for the local community on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016 at 3 p.m. in the Oak Harbor High School’s Performing Arts Center. This year’s event is sure to be a heartwarming musical evening for the entire family. 


Image from News Page titled: Recent Developments and Upcoming Activities at NAS Whidbey Island
11/08/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – It’s
been just over eight months since I assumed command of Naval Air Station
Whidbey Island. It has been a time marked by generosity, expressions of good
will, many inquiries about the base and expressions of enormous support for the
Navy’s mission and presence here. 




 


CNIC Seal
11/07/16

SILVERDALE, Wash. —The U.S. Navy announced today its decision to implement its Preferred Alternative (Alternative 1), as described in the Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Final Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS), to conduct military readiness training and testing activities primarily within existing range complexes, operating areas and testing ranges of the NWTT Study Area.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Friday Harbor Resident
11/04/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a
Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, from Friday Harbor
Airport, on the San Juan Islands to Harborview Medical Center in downtown
Seattle.




 


Image from News Page titled: Army Air Corps veteran gets 100th birthday surprise from NAS Whidbey Island
11/04/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. - The family of former Army Air
Corps Pfc. Lawrence Edward Sabin recently wrote Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey
Island to help surprise him on his 100th birthday celebration on
Nov. 12, 2016 at Veteran's Hall in Pioneer, Calif.,  and to coincide with Veterans Day on Nov. 11.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2016
11/03/16

 





NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for
aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field
Tuesday November 1 through Friday Nov. 4, 2016. Field Carrier Landing Practice
(FCLP) operations are also scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in
Coupeville, Wash., on Friday Nov. 4.






 


 


CNIC Seal
10/26/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the official start of World War II for the United States after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Naval Air Station Whidbey Islandwill host a special luncheon on Dec. 7, 2016 at the base Officers’ Club. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Oct 16-22, 2016
10/20/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field from Monday,  Oct. 17 to Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. 


CNIC Seal
10/17/16

 


NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. As of Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone devices are banned from air transportation. Please see the attached for more details


 


CNIC Seal
10/17/16






NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. "I'm thrilled with this recognition because
it speaks to tremendous effort that every member of Team Whidbey puts into our
energy and water saving initiatives," said Capt. Geoff Moore, NAS Whidbey
Island' Commanding Officer.  





 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Oct. 23 to 29, 2016
10/13/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field from Monday,  Oct. 17 to Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex October 9-15, 2016
10/13/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Aircraft carrier-based flight training for
aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault Field
from Tuesday, Oct. 11 to Friday, Oct. 14, 2016. No Field Carrier Landing
Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF)
in Coupeville, Wash.






 


 


 


Image from News Page titled: NASWI Sailor designated honorary CPO
10/13/16

OAK HARBOR, Wash. – Petty Officer 1st Class Aaron Crossley at Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit (CNATTU) at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI) is a determined and driven Sailor. He is also battling stage IV cancer. 


Image from News Page titled: Fleet and Family Readiness Center Wins 2nd Energy Competition
10/07/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. Employees from Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island’s Fleet and Family Readiness, Morale Welfare and Recreation, Personal Property, Housing Referral, Disabled Veterans of America and the VA collaborated on efforts to reduce energy consumption at the base’s Nor’Wester facility during the third quarter of fiscal year 2016.


 


CNIC Seal
10/04/16

OAK HARBOR, Wash – The Center for Naval Technical
Training Unit (CNATTU) graduated the final EA-6B Prowler Avionics Electronic
Countermeasure course at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI), Sept. 30.
 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Oct 2-8, 2016
09/29/16



NAVAL AIR
STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash
. – Aircraft carrier-based flight
training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at Ault
Field from Monday through Friday, October 3-7, 2016. No Field Carrier Landing
Practice (FCLP) is scheduled at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash.




 


Image from News Page titled: VAQ-139 Receives Perfect Score During CWTPI
09/28/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Washington – The “Cougars” of Electronic
Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139 received a perfect score during an EA-18G Growler
Conventional Weapons Technical Proficiency Inspection (CWTPI) at Naval Air
Station Whidbey Island September 19, 2016.




 


Image from News Page titled: U.S. Air Force General Paul J. Selva, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff visits NAS Whidbey Island
09/23/16

 Naval Air
Station (NAS) Whidbey Island's Commanding Officer, Capt. Geoff Moore, welcomes
U.S. Air Force General Paul J. Selva, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of
Staff, to the base on Sept. 22, 2016
 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Sept 25 to Oct 1, 2016
09/22/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) or aircraft carrier-based flight training operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur either at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., or at Ault Field the week of Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2016.  


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Sept 18-24, 2016
09/22/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) or aircraft carrier-based flight training operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur either at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., or at Ault Field the week of Sept. 18-24, 2016.  


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Four Personnel near High Steel Bridge
09/19/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission near the High Steel Bridge in the Olympic Mountain
Range on Thursday, 15 September, 2016. 




 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Hiker on Illabot Peak
09/16/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of six from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Illabot Peak in the Cascade Mountain Range on
September 14, 2016.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Sept 11-17, 2016
09/15/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) or aircraft carrier-based flight training operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur either at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., or at Ault Field the week of Sept. 11-17, 2016.  


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex
09/01/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of Sept. 4-10, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex for Week of Aug. 28- Sept. 3, 2016
08/29/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of Aug 28- Sept 3, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for NAS Whidbey Island Complex Aug 21-27, 2016
08/18/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of Aug 21-27, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Injured Hiker from Mount Stuart
08/16/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Mount Stuart, Wash., on Saturday, August 13,
2016. 




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville and Ault Field August 14-20, 2016
08/11/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of Aug 14-20, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville and Ault Field August 7-13, 2016
08/04/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of Aug 7-13, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Injured Rappeller in Okanogan County
08/01/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a rescue mission on Golden Horn Ridge in Okanogan County, Washington on Sunday, July 31st, 2016.  


Image from News Page titled: Blue Angels Flyover at Ault Field
07/29/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – The Navy’s Blue Angels will conduct a flyover at
Ault Field Monday, August 1, 2016 en route to Seattle for Seafair.
 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville and Ault Field July 31 - August 6th, 2016
07/28/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of July 31 to Aug 6, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Distressed Camper on Mt. Carrie
07/27/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of six from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Mount Carrie in the Olympic National Park on
Monday, July 25, 2016. 




 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues 2 Stranded Climbers on Mount Baker
07/26/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Mount Baker in northern Washington on Friday, July
22, 2016. 




 


Commander David Skarosi
07/25/16




NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. (July 23, 2016) -- The
Cougars of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139 conducted a change of command
ceremony on July 23, at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville and Ault Field  July 24-30, 2016
07/21/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of July 24-30, 2016.


CNIC Seal
07/21/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) or aircraft carrier-based flight training operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur either at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., or at Ault Field the week of July 17-23, 2016.  


CNIC Seal
07/19/16




NAVAL
AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash
. – A Search and Rescue (SAR)
team from NAS Whidbey Island conducted two missions Sunday afternoon beginning
with a Medical Evacuation, followed by a mission at Mount Hoquiam in Grays
Harbor County, where two SAR crewmen ended up staying overnight with an injured
hiker due to deteriorated flying conditions.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville July 10-16, 2016
07/07/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of July 10-16, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville for July 3-9, 2016
07/07/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. and Ault Field in Oak Harbor, Wash., for the week of July 3-9, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues Injured Hiker on Mt. Adams
07/06/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Mount Adams, in the Cascade Mountain Range in
Washington, on Sunday, July 3rd, 2016. 




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville June 26- July 1, 2016
06/23/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of June 26 - July 1, 2016.


CNIC Seal
06/16/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – The Maui Ave. gate on Seaplane Base will be closed from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Monday, July 4, 2016 to allow for the safe staging of the Oak Harbor Fourth of July Parade line-up.


The Torpedo Road gate will be open for access to the Seaplane Base during this time.


 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville June 19-25, 2016
06/16/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of June 19 - 25, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates New Mother in need of Postpartum Care
06/15/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, from Naval Hospital Oak Harbor, on NAS Whidbey Island. 


Image from News Page titled: Patrol Squadron 46 Celebrates Change of Command
06/15/16




WHIDBEY
ISLAND, Wash.
 – Cmdr. Chad J. Livingston
relieved Cmdr. Matthew T. Frauenzimmer as commanding officer of Patrol Squadron
(VP) 46 during a ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, June 10.




 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Rescues 2 Stranded Climbers on Mt. Hood
06/13/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island
conducted a rescue mission on Mount Hood, Ore., on Sunday, June 12, 2016. 




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville June 12-18 2016
06/09/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of June 12 - 18, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island News Release Public Open House
06/06/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. -  Naval Air Station Whidbey Island reminds the General Public of its Open House on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at Ault Field from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Image from News Page titled: NAVY REGION NORTHWEST PARTICIPATES IN CASCADIA RISING
06/03/16

SILVERDALE, Wash- Navy Region Northwest installations will be participating in a four day multi-state exercise beginning Tuesday. Cascadia Rising is an emergency preparedness exercise that encompasses all aspects of emergency response and will bring together multiple states (Oregon, Washington, Idaho), and FEMA to prepare for a mega 9.0+ earthquake, to include a mix of real-world actions and notional activities.


 


Image from News Page titled: VP-40 Change of Command
06/03/16




KADENA AFB, Japan (NNS) – The Fighting Marlins of Patrol
Squadron Forty (VP-40) held a change of command ceremony on June 2. Cdr. Aaaron Shoemaker assumed command of the Fighting
Marlins, relieving Cdr. Timothy M. Thompson.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville June 5-11, 2016
06/02/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of June 05 - 11, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville May 29-June 03, 2016
05/26/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 29 - June 04, 2016.


CNIC Seal
05/19/16

 


NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. -- Routine repairs to complete required maintenance on Runways 7/25 at Ault Field beginning this coming weekend and lasting the throughout the month of May.  


 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville May 22- 28, 2016
05/19/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 22 to 28, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
05/19/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 22 to 28, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville May 15th to 21st, 2016
05/12/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 15 to 21, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island Selected as one DOD’s Best Installations
05/11/16




NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash., -- NAS Whidbey Island was one of five top
five military installations selected for the 2016  
Commander in Chief's Annual Award for
Installation Excellence in an announcement made by Secretary of Defense Ash
Carter.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville May 8th to May 14th, 2016
05/05/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 8 to 14, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville April 24 to April 30, 2016
04/28/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of April 24 to April 30, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
04/28/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Makes 2 Separate Rescues in Cascade Mountains
04/19/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted two separate rescue missions in the Cascade Mountains on Saturday, April 16, 2016. 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Makes 2 Separate Rescues in Cascade Mountains
04/19/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted two separate rescue missions in the Cascade Mountains on Saturday, April 16, 2016. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
04/14/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of April 17 to April 23, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville April 10 to April 16
04/14/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of April 10 to April 16, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville April 10 to April 16
04/14/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of April 10 to April 16, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
04/07/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of April 3 to April 9, 2016.


CNIC Seal
04/06/16

The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the addition of Growler aircraft to NAS Whidbey Island, originally scheduled to be released to the public this summer, will now be released in the fall.


 



 


CNIC Seal
04/06/16

The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the addition of Growler aircraft to NAS Whidbey Island, originally scheduled to be released to the public this summer, will now be released in the fall.


 



 


CNIC Seal
04/04/16




OAK HARBOR, Wash., - The Navy
is accepting written public comments through May 13, 2016, on an Environmental
Assessment (EA) project to clear 7.6 acres of alder trees on Naval Air Station
Whidbey Island’s Ault Field that are becoming hazardous for aircraft landing on
one of the base’s runways.




 


Keeping North Whidbey Clean
04/04/16

 


Through the Washington State Adopt-A-Highway Program, the NAS Whidbey Island First Class Association and Chiefs' Mess get their safety gear Friday, April 1, 2016 to clean a stretch of Highway 20.


 


CNIC Seal
04/04/16




OAK HARBOR, Wash., - The Navy
is accepting written public comments through May 13, 2016, on an Environmental
Assessment (EA) project to clear 7.6 acres of alder trees on Naval Air Station
Whidbey Island’s Ault Field that are becoming hazardous for aircraft landing on
one of the base’s runways.




 


Keeping North Whidbey Clean
04/04/16

 


Through the Washington State Adopt-A-Highway Program, the NAS Whidbey Island First Class Association and Chiefs' Mess get their safety gear Friday, April 1, 2016 to clean a stretch of Highway 20.


 


Image from News Page titled: Army Trains at OLF Coupeville
04/01/16

COUPEVILLE, Wash. - Soldiers assigned to 51st Signal Battalion, Charlie Company, utilized Outlying Field (OLF) Coupeville for a communications exercise in cooperation with Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI), March 30. 


Image from News Page titled: Army Trains at OLF Coupeville
04/01/16

COUPEVILLE, Wash. - Soldiers assigned to 51st Signal Battalion, Charlie Company, utilized Outlying Field (OLF) Coupeville for a communications exercise in cooperation with Naval Air Station Whidbey Island (NASWI), March 30. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville March 27th-April 2nd, 2016
03/31/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of March 27 to April 2, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Coupeville Resident
03/24/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a
Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, from Whidbey General
Hospital in Coupeville, Wash.




 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Coupeville Resident
03/24/16



NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search
and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a
Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, from Whidbey General
Hospital in Coupeville, Wash.




 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville March 20-26th, 2016
03/24/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of March 20 to March 26, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Week of March 13 to 19, 2016
03/17/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of March 13 to March 19, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Oak Harbor Resident
03/16/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Saturday, March 12, 2016, from Naval Hospital Oak Harbor.


 


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Oak Harbor Resident
03/16/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Saturday, March 12, 2016, from Naval Hospital Oak Harbor.


 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville for the week of march 6-12, 2016
03/10/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of March 6 to March 12, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island Commanding Officer Attends  Olympia Salute to Navy
02/26/16

Captain Geoff "Jefe" Moore, commanding officer of Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, joined other Navy officers and enlisted personnel from naval installations throughout Washington on February 25 in  Olympia, Wash., when the chamber of the state House of Representatives paid tribute to the men and women of the United States Navy by unanimously approving House Resolution 4670.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Feb 28- March 5, 2016
02/25/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Feb 28 to March 5, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Army to Hold Communications Evaluation Training at NAS Whidbey Island
02/19/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. - The US Army’s 51st Expeditionary Signal Battalion ( 51st ESB) from Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) will conduct a Field Training Evaluation at NAS Whidbey Island’s Outlying Landing Field (OLF), Coupeville, Wash., from March 28-April 1, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Week of Feb 21-27, 2016
02/18/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Feb 21 to Feb. 27, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Lopez Island Resident
02/12/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash.- A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016, from the San Juan Islands.


Image from News Page titled: Moore Assuming Command of NAS Whidbey Island
02/12/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash., -- Capt. Michael K. Nortier Commanding Officer, Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island, will turn over command of the air station to Capt. Geoffrey C. Moore on Friday, February 19.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Medically Evacuates Friday Harbor Resident
02/09/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted an evening Medical Evacuation (MEDEVAC) on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, from the San Juan Islands.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Feb 7th to Feb 13th, 2016
02/04/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Feb 6 to Feb. 13, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Feb 14-20, 2016
02/04/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Feb 4 to Feb. 20, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville Jan 31st through Feb 6th
02/02/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Jan. 31 to Feb. 6, 2016.


CNIC Seal
01/30/16

SILVERDALE, WASH - Effective Monday Feb 1, visitors to Navy Installations in the Northwest using their Washington Driver’s License for identification will now be required to show a different form of identification, as required by the REAL ID Act.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
01/28/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FLCP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Jan. 31 to Feb. 6, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island Military Youth of the Year Award Winner
01/27/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Last Thursday, Child & Youth Programs (CYP) presented the NAS Whidbey Island Boys & Girls Clubs of America Military Youth of the Year Award to one of three members.  


Image from News Page titled: NAS Whidbey Island SAR Responds to Mt. Herman Avalanche Call
01/27/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A five-person Search and Rescue (SAR) team from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a rescue mission on Mount Herman, near the Mount Baker Ski Area on Sunday, January 24, 2016. 


Image from News Page titled: FORCE PROTECTION AND SECURITY EXERCISE
01/22/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash.- Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, along with Commander Navy Region Northwest and other Navy bases in the Puget Sound and Seattle area will participate in an annual security readiness exercise, Solid Curtain – Citadel Shield (SC-CS16), from Feb. 1-12, 2016. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
01/21/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Jan. 24-30, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Schedule at OLF Coupeville for Week of Jan. 17-23, 2016
01/14/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Jan. 17-23, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Notification for OLF Coupeville
01/14/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for the week of Jan. 17-23, 2016.


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Schedule at OLF Coupeville the Week of Jan. 10-16, 2016
01/08/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., the week of Jan. 10-16, 2016.


Sar Rescue January 2, 2016
01/05/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – A Search and Rescue (SAR) team of five from Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island conducted a rescue mission near Mt. Baker on Saturday, January 2, 2016. 


Image from News Page titled: Flight Operations Schedule at OLF Coupeville Update for Week of Jan. 3-9, 2016
01/05/16

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island was cancelled for this evening, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016 at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash. FLCP operations will occur on the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, and on the evening of Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, and from early to mid-afternoon on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016.