Superfund Site:

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE/NASA LANGLEY RESEARCH CENTER
HAMPTON, VA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Larry Brown
(215) 814-5527

Remedial Project Manager
Jeffrey Boylan
(215) 814-2094

Site Location

Street Address:
OFF STATE HIGHWAY 187 , HAMPTON, VA 23665

Background

The Langley Air Force Base (LAFB)/NASA Langley Research Center (NASA LaRC) site in Hampton, Virginia, consists of two federal facilities. LAFB covers 3,152 acres. It has been used as an airfield and aeronautical research center since 1917, and is the home base for the First Fighter Wing. NASA LaRC covers 787 acres. It is a research facility with numerous operations in nearly 200 buildings and 40 wind tunnels. Site activities contaminated soil, groundwater, sediment and fish with hazardous chemicals. Investigations have identified more than 40 sources of possible contamination at the two facilities. These sources include abandoned landfills, fueling areas, ...
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