NAF El Centro Directory

Naval Air Facility El Centro, El Centro, CA 92243
Naval Air Facility El Centro is located just northwest of El Centro, California and serves as a key base for Naval Aviation Training. The base's two runways are used for carrier landing simulation because they are equipped with Fresnel Lens Optical Landing Systems. There are many ranges on base for ordinance delivery, air to ground bombing, rocket firing and dummy drops practice. Naval Air Facility (NAF) El Centro is located in the heart of Southern California's Imperial Valley. It is a two hour drive from San Diego and Palm Springs, one hour from Yuma, AZ, and fifteen minutes from the Mexican border. In the winter, the base is home to the US Navy's Blue Angels. This NAF El Centro directory features the critical info you’ll need to navigate through the many facilities and recreational opportunities available on base.