Ventura County Calif. – Starting Thursday, August 8, multiple aircraft will be arriving at Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Point Mugu, in support of a Large Force Exercise (LFE). NBVC Point Mugu will host approximately 35 aircraft to include F/A-18s, E-2Ds, and F-35s.
LFE aircraft are expected to operate during daylight hours out of NBVC Point Mugu from August 8 to August 25, with the larger segments of flying between August 19-24. The purpose of this exercise is to provide unit-level training for pilots and aircrews on the Point Mugu Sea Range.
Communities in the Camarillo and Oxnard area may experience increased jet activity and noise during this time.
For more information, please call the NBVC Affairs Office at 805-989-9234.