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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 (June 30, 2020) -- Richard McKee uses a pressure washer to clean the TA-4J Skyhawk static display in front of the administration building onboard NAS Meridian, June 30.  (U.S. Navy Photo by Adam Prince/Released)
  • MERIDIAN, Miss (June 30, 2020) --Cmdr. Jerod Taber, right, executive officer of Naval Technical Training Center (NTTC), presides over the reenlistment of LS1 Calvin West in a T-45C Goshawk onboard NAS Meridian, June 30. West is departing NTTC soon for the USS Oregon (SSN 793). He reenlisted for four years.  (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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