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Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic Story Archive

"Grim Reapers" Introduce NAS Oceana to F-35C    [Tuesday, 28 October 2014]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- The "Grim Reapers" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 101 returned to Naval Air Station Oceana Oct. 28...

AIRTEVRON 21 Changes Command    [Saturday, 25 October 2014]
PATUXENT RIVER, Md. (NNS) -- Command of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (HX) 21 changed hands during a ceremony held at Naval Ai...

CNAL Releases Investigation Results of MH-53E Crash    [Thursday, 11 September 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) released the results today of the Judge Advocate General ...

Operation Shower Recognizes GHWB Wives    [Thursday, 28 August 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Wives of deployed Sailors aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) were showered in recognition and gift...

CNAL Commemorates Women's Equality Day    [Thursday, 28 August 2014]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) Multicultural Committee hosted Kappa Epsilon Psi Military...

VX-1 "Pioneers" receive the 'Fly Girl' treatment    [Tuesday, 1 July 2014]
PATUXENT RIVER, Md. (NNS) -- An MH-60R Seahawk, assigned to the "Pioneers" of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron One (VX-1), was tr...

Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron Command Master Chief Relieved    [Tuesday, 24 June 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Cmdr. Peter Schnappauf III, commanding officer, Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 70 relieve...

FRC Mid-Atlantic Holds Change-of-Charge Ceremony    [Thursday, 22 May 2014]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Cmdr. Bret E. Bishop relieved Cmdr. Bret A. Washburn as the officer in charge of Fleet Readiness Cen...

A Family Affair for Military Service    [Friday, 16 May 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- When Senior Chief Cryptologic Technician (Technical) Ellis King retired at the Carl Brashear Chief P...

Save a Life Tour Visits Norfolk    [Tuesday, 13 May 2014]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The Save a Life Tour (SALT) visited Naval Station Norfolk, May 13, to educate Sailors on the dangers...

HSC-28 Conducts Training with Local Hospital    [Thursday, 17 April 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The "Dragon Whales" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28 conducted rescue operations training ...

Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic Celebrates CPO Birthday    [Tuesday, 1 April 2014]
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (NNS) -- In celebration of the of the 121st Chief Petty Officer (CPO) birthday, the Commander, Naval Air Forc...

CNAL Celebrates Women's History Month    [Monday, 31 March 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) celebrated Women's History Month March 31, by hosting mem...

Navy's Most Advanced Command and Control Aircraft Joins the Fleet    [Thursday, 27 March 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The E-2D Advanced Hawkeye officially became ready for tasking with Airborne Early Warning Squadron 1...

VAW 125 Assists with Rescue    [Friday, 14 March 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The "Tiger Tails" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 assisted with the rescue of t...

CNAL Selects Sailors of the Year    [Thursday, 6 March 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) announced the selection of the Sea and Shore Sailors of t...

COMNAVAIRLANT Announces Sailor of the Year 2013     [Thursday, 27 February 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Her face was full of excitement and her eyes swelled up with tears when her name was announced. Her ...

COMNAVAIRLANT Hosts Tuskegee Airmen    [Thursday, 20 February 2014]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) celebrated African American/Black History Month Feb. 19, ...

Statement on Missing Pilot from MH-53E Helo Crash off coast of Virginia    [Friday, 10 January 2014]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- On Jan. 8, 2014 a Navy MH-53E helicopter crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach, Va. The wife of th...

Electronic Attack Squadron Commander Relieved    [Thursday, 9 January 2014]
WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. (NNS) -- The commanding officer of Electronic Attack Squadron 140 (VAQ-140), Cmdr. Joe V. Martinez, was relie...

Junior Officers Compete in Ship Handling Competition    [Monday, 7 October 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Sailors attending the Surface Warfare Officer Schools (SWOS) Basic Division Officer Course (BDOC) pa...

HSC-26 Sailors Win Armed Services Mud Run    [Friday, 6 September 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Sailors from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26 were crowned the winners of the 13th Annual Arm...

Strike Fighter Squadron 106 Commanding Officer Relieved of Duties    [Monday, 26 August 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron One Zero Six (VFA-106) based at Naval Air Station ...

COMNAVAIRLANT Changes Command    [Monday, 24 June 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Command of Naval Air Force Atlantic changed hands during a ceremony aboard aircraft carrier USS Geor...

HSC-2 Pilot Receives USO Woman of the Year Military Leadership Award    [Thursday, 9 May 2013]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- A helicopter instructor pilot from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 2 was selected as the Navy's...

Wreath-Laying Honors First Female Naval Aviator    [Tuesday, 12 March 2013]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron Fifteen (HM-15) celebrated Women's History Month, March 3, ...

COMNAVAIRLANT Selects Sailors of the Year    [Monday, 11 March 2013]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) announced the selection of the Sea and Shore Sa...

COMNAVAIRLANT Welcomes New Force Master Chief    [Friday, 8 March 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) welcomed a new force master chief, March 1.
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COMNAVAIRLANT Hosts Tuskegee Airmen and Montford Point Marines    [Wednesday, 13 February 2013]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic celebrated African American/Black History Month Feb. 12, by hono...

HM-15 CO, CMC Relieved of Duties    [Saturday, 1 September 2012]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Capt. Paul Esposito, commander, Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Atlantic (HSCWINGLANT), relieved Cmdr. Sa...

NASCAR Driver Visits Squadron, Experiences Flight Simulator    [Thursday, 23 August 2012]
OCEANA, Va. (NNS) -- A NASCAR driver and Nationwide Cup Series points leader experienced the Navy flight simulator during...

HSM-74 'Swamp Foxes' Complete Squadron's First MH-60R Deployed Detachment    [Wednesday, 25 July 2012]
USS NORMANDY, At Sea (NNS) -- The "Swamp Foxes" of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 74 Detachment 3 successfully complete...

COMNAVAIRLANT Releases Investigation Results of F/A-18D Crash    [Monday, 2 July 2012]
OCEANA, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic released the results today of its Judge Advocate General Manual ...

COMNAVAIRLANT Hosts Battle of Midway Commemorations    [Tuesday, 5 June 2012]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) hosted commemoration events for the Battle of Mi...

#SAAM: COMNAVAIRLANT Promotes Sexual Assault Awareness    [Monday, 16 April 2012]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Sailors at Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) received training April 16 on what th...

Navy Investigates F/A-18D Crash, Provides Compensation to Those Affected    [Friday, 6 April 2012]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- Following the crash of a Navy fighter jet in Virginia Beach, Va. April 6, the Navy has begun a compe...

Strike Fighter Squadron 131 CMC Relieved of Duty    [Thursday, 29 March 2012]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The command master chief of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 131 was relieved of his duties March 27, d...

Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic Kicks Off Relief Society Fund Drive    [Saturday, 3 March 2012]
NOFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) kicked off the annual Navy-Marine Corps Relief S...

HSC-84 Sailor to Attend White House Dinner Honoring Iraq Veterans    [Friday, 24 February 2012]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Senior Chief Naval Air Crewman (Helicopter) Christopher Henderson, of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron...

Naval Air Force Atlantic Names Sea, Shore Sailors of the Year    [Wednesday, 1 February 2012]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic announced the selection of the Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year...

USS Harry S. Truman Commanding Officer Dies Unexpectedly    [Wednesday, 9 November 2011]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The commanding officer of the nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) died sud...

Norfolk Squadrons Honored With 'Golden Wrench'    [Friday, 5 August 2011]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Three Norfolk-based helicopter squadrons were awarded the Sikorsky Aircraft "Golden Wrench" maintena...

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower XO Relieved    [Monday, 6 June 2011]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic, relieved the executive officer of the Nimitz-class nuclear-powe...

USFF, COMNAVAIRLANT Remember Battle of Midway    [Monday, 6 June 2011]
OCEANA, Va. (NNS) -- U.S. Fleet Forces Command and Naval Air Force Atlantic hosted a commemoration of the Battle of Midwa...

Navy Units Team Up to Save Life    [Tuesday, 19 April 2011]
MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) -- Communication and coordination across multiple naval units is being credited for the rescue of a civ...

VAW-124 Holds Change of Command Ceremony    [Tuesday, 15 March 2011]
ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 124 (VAW-124) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS G...

AIRLANT Selects Sailors of the Year    [Tuesday, 15 March 2011]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic announced the selection of the Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year...

COMNAVAIRLANT Changes Command    [Wednesday, 2 March 2011]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Command of Naval Air Force Atlantic changed hands during a ceremony aboard aircraft carrier USS Harr...

Naval Aviation Highlights Navy's 235th Birthday    [Monday, 18 October 2010]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Naval Air Station Oceana, Va. celebrated the Navy's 235th birthday aboard the facility Oct. 13.
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New Force Master Chief Arrives, Takes Charge    [Wednesday, 12 May 2010]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) held a change of charge ceremony April 23.
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VAW–125 Returns Home    [Tuesday, 13 April 2010]
NORFOLK, Va (NNS) -- Family members welcomed Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 as they returned to Naval ...

Navy Officials Honor West Virginia Locals     [Monday, 15 March 2010]
ELKINS, W.V. (NNS) -- Members from Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Atlantic (HSCWL) and Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26...

All Survive Navy Helicopter Crash in West Virginia     [Friday, 19 February 2010]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The commodore of Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Atlantic held a press conference with local media to ann...

Rescue Efforts Continuing in Navy Helicopter Crash    [Friday, 19 February 2010]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Rescue and recovery efforts are still ongoing following the Feb. 18 crash of a U.S. Navy MH-60S "Kni...

Rescue Effort Continuing in Navy Helicopter Crash    [Thursday, 18 February 2010]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The wreckage of a U.S. Navy MH-60S "Knighthawk" helicopter has been located in a remote area of West...

Maintenance Merger Increases Warfighters' Readiness    [Wednesday, 12 August 2009]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) continues on the cutting edge of improvements in aircraft m...

Carrier Air Wing 1 Changes Command    [Friday, 7 August 2009]
OCEANA, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 1 held a change of command ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Oce...

Sailors Credit Juniors for SOY Success    [Tuesday, 17 March 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The commander of Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) announced the Sailors of the Year (SOY) fo...

Naval Air Force Atlantic Welcomes New Commander     [Tuesday, 13 January 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Naval Air Force Atlantic held a change of command ceremony Jan. 13 at Naval Air Station Norfolk.
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Former President George H.W. Bush's Shipmates Gather For Commissioning of Navy's Newest Carrier    [Monday, 12 January 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- As U.S. Navy Sailors they fought together in the Pacific in the darkest days of World War II, and re...

Donated Flag Once Flew Aboard Former President's World War II Aircraft Carrier    [Monday, 12 January 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The national ensign folded neatly in a display case aboard the aircraft carrier George H.W. Bush (CV...

Navy Commissions Final Nimitz-class Carrier, USS George H.W. Bush     [Monday, 12 January 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- As a 21-cannon salute boomed and U.S. Navy fighter jets thundered overhead, President George W. Bush...

USS George H.W. Bush Sailors Prepare for Commissioning    [Wednesday, 7 January 2009]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Thousands of U.S. Navy Sailors are polishing, painting and preparing to commission the newest Nimitz...

Aircraft Display Honors Aviation History, Heritage    [Friday, 5 December 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (CNAL) unveiled an F/A-18 Hornet static display aircraft during ...

Helicopter Squadron Returns from Deployment with Kearsarge    [Wednesday, 3 December 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28 Detachment 5 returned Dec. 2 after a four-month deployment w...

Parents as Teachers Program Touches Virginia Navy Families    [Wednesday, 30 July 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- A little over one year ago, very few people knew about Parents as Teachers Heroes at Home, when it w...

CNAL Sailors Venture "Under the Sea" to Assist Local Students    [Friday, 20 June 2008]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) arrived at Hermitage Elementary School June 6, t...

COMNAVAIRLANT Sailor Earns Commission as Chaplain    [Monday, 16 June 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- A Sailor from Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic, (COMNAVAIRLANT), celebrated his selction to the o...

Navy Identifies Pilot Killed in Crash    [Monday, 16 June 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The Navy has released the identity of the pilot killed when his single seat F/A-18C Hornet aircraft ...

Gladiators Welcome Armstrong Foundation Representative    [Wednesday, 14 May 2008]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- The "Gladiators" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 106 launched a mission against Cancer by inviting ...

Squadron Commander Relieved of Command    [Monday, 5 May 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The commanding officer of Strike Fighter Squadron 143 was relieved of his duties, May 5.

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HSC-28 Reaffirms Its Reputation with Battle 'E' Award    [Tuesday, 29 April 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28, "The Dragon Whales", received Navy Battle 'E' in a ceremony...

Navy Officer Killed in Norfolk Shooting Identified    [Saturday, 26 April 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- An officer assigned to Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron VAW 125 died Thursday night from mult...

Naval Air Force Atlantic Names 2008 Sea, Shore Sailors of the Year    [Friday, 14 March 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The 2008 selections for Sea and Shore Sailor of the Year (SOY) were announced, March 14, by Rear Adm...

USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailor Identified     [Monday, 10 March 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) died March 10 from a sever...

VAW-125 Hawkeye Runs Off Runway     [Thursday, 28 February 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- An E-2C "Hawkeye" assigned to the "Tigertails" of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125 ...

HSL-40 Commanding Officer Relieved    [Monday, 11 February 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Cmdr. Douglas A. Malin has been relieved of command of Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron Light (HSL)...

VAW-121 Welcomes New Commanding Officer    [Thursday, 7 February 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 held a change of command ceremony in the squadron'...

Carrier Air Wing 1 Change of Command     [Tuesday, 29 January 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 1 held a change of command ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Oce...

Navy Identifies Aviators Killed in Helicopter Crash    [Friday, 18 January 2008]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The Navy has released the names of the aviators killed in the crash of a MH-53E helicopter near Nava...

VAW-120 NFOs Earn Their Wings of Gold    [Monday, 10 December 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Eight members of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 120 received their coveted wings of g...

Navy Releases BDU-48 Preliminary Findings     [Friday, 16 November 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The Navy has released preliminary findings in the Oct. 30 inadvertent training bomb release in Virgi...

Search for Aviators Terminated, Names Released    [Tuesday, 21 August 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- The search for three naval aviators missing since their E-2C Hawkeye crashed following take off from...

New Force Master Chief Reports to COMNAVAIRLANT    [Thursday, 9 August 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) welcomed a new Force Master Chief in Norfolk Jul...

COMNAVAIRLANT Receives 2006 Safety Award    [Thursday, 21 June 2007]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (NNS) -- The Order of the Daedalians presented Rear Adm. Bill Goodwin, Commander Naval Air Force Atlantic (NA...

VAW-120 Pilot Receives Order of the Daedalians Exceptional Pilot Award    [Tuesday, 19 June 2007]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (NNS) -- An instructor pilot with Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 120, based at Norfolk receive...

COMNAVAIRLANT Gets New Commander    [Saturday, 5 May 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Bill Goodwin relieved Rear Adm. H. Denby Starling II as the commander of Naval Air Force A...

VAW-121 Sailor Awarded Bronze Star Medal     [Friday, 27 April 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121, the “Bluetails,” returned ho...

COMNAVAIRLANT Announces Sailors of the Year 2007    [Wednesday, 28 March 2007]
NORFOLK (NNS) -- Commander Naval Air Force Atlantic (COMNAVAIRLANT) announced its Sailors of the Year for 2007, follo...

HSC-28 Sailors Return Home After Six-Month Deployment    [Saturday, 6 May 2006]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Sailors from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28, Detachment 6, returned to Naval Station Norfol...

Bay Raider 47 Selected as NHA Region 4 Air Crew of the Year    [Wednesday, 19 April 2006]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The crew of "Bay Raider 47" attached to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28, based at Naval Stat...

COMNAVAIRLANT Announces Sailors of the Year 2006    [Friday, 24 March 2006]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVAIRLANT) announced its Sailors of the Year (S...

VAW-120 Sailor Selected to Attend 2006 WAI Conference    [Tuesday, 21 March 2006]
NAVAL STATION NORFOLK, Norfolk, Va. (NNS) -- Chief Aviation Structural Mechanic (AW/NAC) Sarah G. Beahan, an aircrew supervisor with Carrier Airb...

VRC-40 Welcomes Return of First Rewired C-2A    [Monday, 19 December 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 40 celebrated the return of the first rewired C-2A Greyhound ...

AIMD Norfolk Completes Move to Consolidated Building    [Monday, 21 November 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Naval Station Norfolk’s Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD) formally opened its new ...

VFA-106 Pilot Rescued Following Ejection    [Friday, 14 October 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- An F/A-18C Hornet from Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 106 crashed about 8:30 a.m. Oct. 14, 60 miles w...

COMNAVAIRLANT Names Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year    [Thursday, 7 April 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVAIRLANT) named its 2004 Sea and Shore Sailors...

COMNAVAIRLANT Sailors to Receive Commissions    [Monday, 21 March 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Senior Chief Aviation Ordnanceman Joshua Thompson and Yeoman 1st Class Katherine Vester from Command...

COMNAVAIRLANT Helps Sailors in Need with NMCRS Fund Drive    [Wednesday, 2 March 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (AIRLANT) in Norfolk, Va., kicked off its annual Nav...

COMNAVAIRLANT Names Sailors of the Year    [Thursday, 17 February 2005]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVAIRLANT) named its 2004 Sailor, Junior Sailor...

COMNAVAIRLANT Supports USMC Toys for Tots    [Thursday, 16 December 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVAIRLANT) has collected more than 250 toys for...

CVW-17 Returns from Deployment    [Monday, 13 December 2004]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- The squadrons of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 returned home Dec. 12 and 13 from USS John F. Kennedy (CV...

Tomcatters Return from Pacific Deployment    [Friday, 29 October 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The “Tomcatters” of Fighter Squadron (VF) 31 will return to their home base at Naval Air Station Oce...

Starbase Atlantis Visits 'Screwtops'    [Tuesday, 19 October 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- A group of fifth-grade students from Little Creek Elementary School were the guests of Airborne Earl...

Navy Fighter Wing Closes its Doors    [Tuesday, 12 October 2004]
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- Another chapter was added to the F-14 Tomcat history book Oct. 1, when Fighter Wing Atlantic officia...

Remains Recovered From Glacier Crash    [Thursday, 19 August 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The remains of U.S. naval aviators, who were lost after their P-2V Neptune patrol craft crashed in G...

Starling Takes Helm at COMNAVAIRLANT    [Monday, 16 August 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Denby Starling II relieved Rear Adm. James Zortman as commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atl...

Midshipmen Take Part in Summer Training    [Tuesday, 27 July 2004]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The squadrons of Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVAIRLANT) took part in a summ...

Sailor Killed in GW Accident Identified    [Monday, 24 November 2003]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- A Sailor killed in an accident aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Nov. 21, h...

GW Wins Third Battenberg Cup    [Thursday, 10 July 2003]
ABOARD USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Commander, Atlantic Fleet, Adm. Robert J. Natter, awarded the historic Battenberg Cup to USS George ...

VRC-40 Scores for Charity    [Friday, 15 November 2002]
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The Officer’s Wardroom of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 40 kicked off a football relay char...


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