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MCAS Miramar United State Marine Corps Air Station
Although both the Navy and Army had established facilities on North Island in 1912, Miramar’s military roots were not planted until 1917, when the Army purchased the Miramar area and created Camp Kearny, named for Gen. Stephen Kearny, whose Army of the West had captured California during the Mexican-American War.
In the 1930's the area was base for military dirigibles. In the early 1940's the first aviation runways were built.
Miramar found new life as a Navy Master Jet Station in the 1950s, but really came into its own during the Vietnam War.
The Navy needed a school to train pilots in dog-fighting and in fleet air defense. In 1969 the Top Gun school was established (and immortalized by the 1985 movie of the same name).
Marine Serve Any Time, Any Where
While many military bases share one or more of Camp Pendleton's training features, none match its broad spectrum. Camp Pendleton has a population of nearly 40,000 Marines and Sailors and provides a variety of services and recreational activities.
Miramar Base Tours
Tours should be requested no more than one month and no less than one week prior. In order to reserve your spot on a tour please call 858-577-6000 and ask to speak to Community Relations. When calling to reserve a tour, please have names of all guests, hometowns, phone numbers and e-mail address.
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Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum - MCAS Miramar
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Marine West Expo - Late JAN
Miramar Air Show - Fleet Week [Mid-October]
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La Estancia Comfort Inn Resort
This Comfort Inn is a Non-smoking boutique hotel located minutes from Temecula wine country, Camp Pendleton, area casinos and golf courses. It features fine Italian dining, pool and spa, palapa with fireplace by poolside, lush gardens with pavilion. All guestrooms at the La Estancia are newly renovated with flat panel televisions and breath taking decor.
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