Air Operations

NAS Oceana & NALF Fentress are 24 Hour airfields, operating seven days a week.

Community Concerns Hotline: (757) 433-2162. This is the only phone line that is recorded and forwarded to personnel who are knowledgeable about the data collection required for us to investigate concerns.

or email: and provide the following information:

  • Date
  • Time
  • Name
  • Address
  • City/State/Zip code
  • Neighborhood
  • Nature of your complaint

NOTE: Your concern will not change the flight pattern of current operations or change the hours we are operating. Flight Operations at Naval Air Station Oceana and Naval Auxiliary Landing Field Fentress are conducted around the clock seven days a week. The airspace that Oceana operates in covers a 4.3 mile radius and like civilian aircraft, there is not an established limitation to where military aircraft can fly.

Air Installations Compatible Use Zones (AICUZ) Website

The Air Installations Compatible Use Zones (AICUZ) Website provides information on aircraft operations at the Navy's air installations in the Hampton Roads region and associated aircraft noise zones, accident potential zones, and land use development.

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