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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.

NAS Meridian is located in East Central Mississippi.

  • NAS MERIDIAN, Miss. (File photo) Aviators in training fly the T-45C Goshawk while stationed at Naval Air Station Meridian.
  • MERIDIAN, Miss. (October 4, 2020) -- “Sparky the Fire Dog” joins Capt. Timothy B. Moore, commanding officer of NAS Meridian, in signing the Fire Prevention Week 2020 Proclamation during a ceremony at Fire Station One onboard NAS Meridian, Oct. 4. Also pictured (from left) Andrew Waters, NAS Meridian Fire Inspector; Chief Keith Creel, assistant fire chief; Chief Christopher Sparks, NAS Meridian Fire Chief; and Cmdr. Christopher Ryder, NAS Meridian Operations Officer. (U.S. Navy photo by Adam Prince/Released)
  • MERIDIAN, Miss. (October 13, 2020) -- ACAN Kyle Nagle, left, age 19, NAS Meridian’s youngest Sailor, assists Capt. Timothy B. Moore, NAS Meridian commanding officer, with cutting the traditional Navy Birthday Cake in the LCPL Roy M. Wheat Galley. October 13, 2020, marks the Navy’s 245th Birthday. The central theme of this year’s birthday and heritage week is “Victory at Sea,” which encompasses the Navy’s efforts in battle during World War II in the Pacific Theater. (U.S. Navy photo by Penny Randall/Released)
  • MERIDIAN, Miss. (October 13, 2020) -- Cmdr. Christy N. Sibley, commanding officer of Naval Technical Training Center (NTTC) Meridian, delivers opening remarks during a Navy Birthday Commemoration Ceremony outside the NTTC Administration building onboard NAS Meridian, Oct. 13. Sailors from NTTC read from historical letters and writings penned by Sailors who served during the conflicts in the Pacific Theater during World War II. (U.S. Navy photo by Adam Prince/Released)


The operation of a Unmanned Aerial System or Drone (UAS) of any size is strictly prohibited on board NAS Meridian and Joe Williams Field at any altitude, whether the operator is located inside or outside of the installation. This prohibition includes the housing area. Anyone found onboard NAS Meridian operating a UAS or in possession of a UAS that has not been properly registered in accordance with the FAA guidelines may face disciplinary or administrative action, including but not limited to base debarment. It remains unlawful to make any photograph, sketch, picture, drawing, map, or graphical representation of naval installations or equipment without first obtaining permission of the commanding officer. Doing so may result in a fine and/or imprisonment. #NoDroneZone #KnowYourDroneZone #DronePilot #B4UFLY #HaveFunKnowtheRules 

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