Starting Thursday, August 8, multiple aircraft will be arriving at Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Point Mugu in support of a Large Force Exercise(LFE). NBVC Point Mugu will host approximately 35 aircraft to include F/A-18s, E-2Ds, and F-35s.
Naval Base Ventura County is hosting the U.S. Postal Service, Military Woking Dog stamp dedication ceremony on Friday, August 2, 2019 from 11 a.m. to noon at the NBVC Port Hueneme K-9 kennel.
The Naval Base Ventura County Surf Contest will showcase some of the best surfers in Southern California. The surf contest, held July 20 & 21, is open to the public with free admission and parking. This is an exciting opportunity for the surfing community to access some of the best waves Southern California has to offer. The southern swell, submarine canyon, and sand bars cause a distinctive and larger break than at other local beaches. The event draws international surfing champions from around the globe.
Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) opens its gates to the public for the annual NBVC Mud Run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, May 11, at NBVC Port Hueneme. It's mud run season and the Pacific Seabees are prepping the course. NBVC welcomes public participants and spectators.
Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) commanding officer, Captain Jeff Chism, is hosting town halls to hear the housing concerns of Sailors and their families. On Feb. 23, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) John Richardson and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Russell Smith directed naval installation commanders to make 100% contact with Sailors living in government and Public Private Venture (PPV) housing to ask if their housing is satisfactory.
Starting Monday, March 11, multiple aircraft will be arriving at Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Point Mugu, in support of a Large Force Exercise (LFE). NBVC Point Mugu will host aircraft to include FA-18 aircraft home based at Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS) China Lake, Calif.
U.S. Marines, Sailors and Soldiers will participate in Exercise Pacific Blitz at various training facilities and at sea in the southern California region March 12 - 26, 2019. The exercise is designed to test our forces' ability to plan, communicate, and conduct combined amphibious operations over great distances. Forces will enhance expeditionary logistic capabilities and rehearse concepts in simulated contested environments.
Exercise Citadel Shield / Solid Curtain 2019 (CS/SC-19) will be conducted on naval installations within the continental United States, 4-15 February, 2019. This annual exercise is designed to enhance the training and readiness of Navy Security Forces. Exercise CS/SC-19 is not in response to any specific threat, but a regularly scheduled exercise. Measures have been taken to minimize disruptions within local communities and to normal base operations.
Command Assessment of Readiness and Training (CART) will be conducted at Naval Bae Ventura County (NBVC) and there will be large-scale installation exercises at NBVC Port hueneme from May 9 thru May 10. Area residents may also see or hear security activities associated with the exercise.
Ventura County, Calif. – Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Port Hueneme will be hosting the Los Angeles Rams for the Play 60 event from noon to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 12, at Bee-Hive (synthetic field) Bldg. 233.
Ventura County, Calif. – The media is invited to the homecoming of the “Black Eagles” of VAW-113. The Black Eagles will be flying home to Naval Base Ventura County Point Mugu Tuesday, April 10, at 1030 am following a three month deployment to the Western Pacific and South China Sea in support of 7th fleet operations onboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).
POINT MUGU, Calif. — In honor of National Engineers Week, more than 100 local students will exercise their engineering skills at Naval Base Ventura County Point Mugu Feb. 22. Representing 18 schools from seven school districts, eighth graders will compete to see who can build the strongest bridgehead using a crucial warfighter material―linguini.
Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme, Calif., - At approximately noon, an individual exhibited threatening behavior to a Navy guard at the NBVC Pleasant Valley Road gate. The responding K-9 unit deteceted protential explosives in/on the suspect's backpack. Fire, Port hueneme Police, Ventura County EMS, and VC Sheriff Dept. EOD responded. VC Sheriff EOD determined the backpack did not pose a threat. The individual was cited and released to local law enforcement. The evacuation is being lifted and Port Hueneme Pleasant Valley Gate is expected to reopon shortly.
Thank you for your support of our local military. Naval Base Ventura County is listing local businesses that offer discounted materials and services to active duty military. The list will be maintained on NBVC’s internal G2 web site, a site visible only to military and civilian employees. Listings will be posted for six months after which the business must reapply.
This listing does not constitute an endorsement by the Department of the Navy or Naval Base Ventura County of the businesses and services rendered. All businesses listed must be made available to patrons without regard to race, creed, color, sex or national origin.
For questions or more information please call (805) 989-9234.