Superfund Site:

MOFFETT FIELD NAVAL AIR STATION
MOFFETT FIELD, CA

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Community Involvement Coordinator
Jackie Lane
(415) 972-3236

Remedial Project Manager
Alana Lee
(415) 972-3141

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Site Location

Street Address:
MOFFETT FIELD NAS
MOFFETT FIELD, CA 94035

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Background

The 1,500-acre Naval Air Station Moffett Field site is located in Moffett Field, California. Moffett Field was commissioned in 1933 as a naval air station to support a “lighter-than-air” (LTA) program. The LTA program involved training pilots to fly blimps and servicing the aircraft. Two years later, the LTA program ended and the station was transferred to the Army Air Corps, who used the facilities to train air cadets. During the Army’s tenure, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, the predecessor to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), established Ames Aeronautical Laboratory on land northwest of Moffett Field, which ...
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