Commanded by Rear Adm. Daniel W. Dwyer, the
Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA), CNATRA and NATRACOM are headquartered on board NAS Corpus Christi, Texas.
A Sailor signals a T-45C Goshawk training aircraft to maneuver into place aboard the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower.
A crew member of the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, salutes an F/A-18C Hornet before its departure.
Servicemen raise the holiday flag at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi in honor of the 69th anniversary of the dedication of Naval Air Station Corpus Christi.
A pilot assigned to Training Air Wing Six, prepares his T-6A Texan II turboprop trainer for departure on board Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla.
The Mission of Naval Air Training Command is to train the world's finest combat quality aviation professionals, delivering them at the right time, in the right numbers, and at the right cost to a Naval Force that is where it matters, when it matters.
Since the days when naval aviator #1 - Lt Theodore Ellyson - trained at the Curtis Aviation Camp a North Island, CA, in 1911, to today with 5 Training Air Wings located across the American Southeast, the production of the world's finest naval aviators has been our business.
Rear Adm. Daniel W. Dwyer is a native of Alameda, California, and a 1988 graduate of the California Maritime Academy where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation and a third mate's license in the U.S. Merchant Marine...