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    NAS Olongapo (NAS Cubi Point) Zambaless | Luzon Philippines

Location
Located on the eastern shore of Subic Bay.

Construction
Buily by the US Navy prior to the war as a seaplane base and Navy facility.

In early 1927, a Marine Corps squadron was sent here from Orote Point to patrol the Chinese coast during the Chinese civil war.

Wartime History
Captured and used by the Japanese during the war.  It was liberated, in 1945.

Today
Used by the US Navy until 1992. Today, it is a hub port for FedEx Asia.

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Last Updated
September 24, 2018

 

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