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NAS Public Affairs Office

22268 Cedar Point Road, Building 409
Phone: 301-757-6748 / 301-757-3343
Emergency after hours: 301-342-1095 (NAS Quarter Deck)

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays.

The naval air station's public affairs office manages both internal and external communications, the command's community relations program and serves as the point of contact for all media and public inquiries.
The public affairs office provides information and press releases to newspapers, TV, radio stations and civic organizations; schedules and conducts interviews and news conferences as required.

Public affairs can also provide information regarding the monthly base magazine, Pax River Press. You can read articles online, here .

  • Pax River Press newspaper phone: 301-757-3343

  • Pax River Press classified advertising: 1-800-220-1230

  • Pax River Press business advertising: 301-848-0175


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