U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Ospreys, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 263, Marine Aircraft Group 29, prepare for flight on the deck of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1).


   Re-chartered in 2007 as a 501c3 non-profit educational organization that supports Naval Aviation through public education.


   We represent all U.S. Maritime Aviation


-  Navy and Marine Air Wings

-  Carrier Strike Groups


-  Amphibious Ready Groups


-  Shore based - all missions


-  Coast Guard- all mission




Association of Naval Aviation


   Our Mission

  • Educate the Public regarding the importance of Naval Aviation

  • stimulate historical activity regarding Naval Aviation;

  • encourage scientific and technical development.


               We are
... 6,ooo members organized over 65 Squadrons throughout the world.  Each with its own public activities.


 ...  Public outreach and education;

Frequent publication of current events and issues of interest

- WINGS OF GOLD quarterly magazine

- LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter

... Active Duty Awards Program to recognize superior performance by Active Duty USN, USMC, USCG personnel.


...Undergraduate Scholarship Program for sons/daughters of fallen Active Duty Naval Aviation personnel.





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Naval Aviation

   Be a vital part of hellping us improve U.S. National Security by participating in our Association's


- Fellowship
- Advocacy

- Outreach

- Education

- Personnel awards

- Scholarship




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