Accession Number:

ADA329791

Title:

Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Realignment of F/A-18 Aircraft and Operational Functions from Naval Air Station (NAS) Cecil Field, Florida, to Other East Coast Installations; Appendix Volume

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND NORFOLK VA ATLANTIC DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

516.0

Abstract:

Pursuant to Section 1022c of the National Environmental Policy Act NEPA of 1669, as implemented by the Council on Environmental Quality regulations 40 CFR Parts 1500-1508, the Department of the Navy announces its intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement EIS to evaluate the potential environmental consequences of the realignment of FA-18 aircraft and their associated personnel to Naval Air Station NAS Oceana, located in Virginia Beach. Virginia. This action is being conducted in accordance with the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Act of 1990 Pub. L. 101-510, as implemented during 1995. In accordance with congressional direction implementing the 1995 recommendations of the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission BRAC 95 the Navy will close NAS Cecil Field, Florida, and realign FA-18 aircraft, personnel, and ancillary activities associated with the existing FA-18 aircraft, personnel, and ancillary activities associated with the existing FA-18 missions.

Subject Categories:

  • Helicopters
  • Terminal Flight Facilities
  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE