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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) April 1, 2021 – The NAS Meridian and Naval Technical Training Center (NTTC) Meridian Chief’s mess gather for morning colors outside the NTTC administration building on board NAS Meridian, April 1. The event marked the 128th birthday of the Chief Petty Officer Rank. (U.S. Navy photo by Adam Prince/Released)
  • (MERIDIAN, Miss) April 1, 2021 – From left to right: NAS Meridian CMC Maurice Sutherland; Bill Johnson, civilian victim advocate; Maj. Nathan Harmon, commanding officer of MATSS-1; Jennifer Nissen, sexual assault response coordinator; Capt. Timothy B. Moore, commanding officer of NAS Meridian; Jim Fatz, FFSC director, Cmdr. Christy Sibley, commanding officer of NTTC; and Cmdr. J.P. Falardeau, executive officer of NAS Meridian gather just after the Sexual Assault Awareness Month Teal Ribbon is placed on a tree at the front gate area of the installation. (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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