An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


Search Trenton Documents

Browse Documents >

Base Summary

Base Property and Historical Use
The former Naval Air Warfare Center (NAWC) Trenton is located in Ewing Township, New Jersey. The property is bordered to the north and west by Mercer County Airport, to the sorth by Parkway Avenue, and to the east by a railroad line.  The property consists of approximately 528 acres of improved and unimproved land.  The NAWC was operated by the U.S. Navy from 1951 until 1997 as a jet engine test facility.

Closure Date, Parcels Transferred
Operational closure of former NAWC Trenton was 1997. All parcels have been conveyed.


Base Overview

  • Trenton, New Jersey
  • Total Acreage: 528
  • BRAC Year: 1993
  • Closure Date: 1997
  • Action: Closure - 100 percent disposed.
  • Local Redevelopment Authority (LRA) Information: N/A

Community Information

What's New

For website questions email the webmaster
This is an Official US Navy Website.

Veteran's Crisis Line
Guidance-Card-Icon Dept-Exclusive-Card-Icon