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Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field

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NAS Whiting Field is known as the "world's most efficient naval air complex." The station has served as a naval aviation training facility since it was established as a naval air auxiliary station in July 1943. Its present mission is to train student naval aviators in the primary and intermediate phases of fixed-wing aviation, and in the advanced phases of helicopter training.

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