Coast Guard breaks ground on new air station in Ventura

Coast Guard breaks ground on new air station in Ventura
A ground breaking ceremony for the Coast Guard Air Station Ventura,was held  July 27, 2021. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Richard W. Brahm. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard helicopter crews flying out of rented space at the naval base at Point Mugu will finally get a permanent home as ground broke Tuesday for their new facility. The $53 million Coast Guard Air Station Ventura...

Coast Guard to break ground on new air station in Ventura

Coast Guard to break ground on new air station in Ventura
MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from FOB Point Mugu file photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Sondra-Kay Kneen. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Coast Guard is scheduled to break ground for a new facility Tuesday, at naval base Point Mugu for helicopter crews that have been flying out of rented space. The $53 million Coast Guard Air Station Ventura is scheduled to include a 48,000-square-foot hangar and a 12,200-square-foot...