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Located in beautiful San Diego, California, Naval Base Point Loma (NBPL) is one of the most diverse and challenging Naval bases in the CNIC inventory.  Consolidated under Commander Navy Region Southwest, the six installations that make up NBPL are the Naval Submarine Base; Naval Mine and Anti-submarine Warfare Command; Commander Third Fleet Headquarters complex; Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Headquarters; SPAWAR Systems Center and Fleet Intelligence Training Command Pacific, forming a highly technical hub of naval activity. 

The Naval Consolidated Brig, located at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, is also under the cognizance of NBPL.  Embedded inside NBPL are Cabrillo National Park and the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, which averages more than 1.2 million visitors annually. 

Naval Base Point Loma provides support to 70 U.S. Pacific Fleet afloat and shore based tenant commands headquartered on the base. Submarine Squadron 11 (CSS-11) has 5 Los Angeles-class submarines stationed here.

Ships stationed on the base include:

- Auxiliary Repair Dry Dock ARCO (ARDM 5)

Shore based tenant commands include:

- Commander Third Fleet

- Naval Health Research Center

- Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR)

- Naval Information Warfare Center-Pacific (NIWC)

- Naval Mine and Anti-Submarine Warfare Command

- Training Support Center San Diego

- Submarine Squadron ELEVEN

- Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Detachment San Diego

- Explosive Ordnance Disposal Training and Evaluation Unit ONE

- Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit ONE

- Information Warfare Training Center San Diego

- Naval Supply Fleet Logistics Center San Diego

- Southwest Regional Maintenance Center (SWRMC) Submarine Maintenance

- Naval Audit Service

- Carrier Strike Group One

- Defense HIV Prevention Program

- Joint Tactical Networking Center

- Mobile Mine Assembly Group (COMOMAG)

- Naval Branch Dental Clinic HDA San Diego

- Naval Information Force Reserve Region SW

- Navy Talent Acquisition Group Southwest

- Office of Technical Surveillance Countermeasures, SD

- Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center Sea Combat Division (SMWDC SCD)

- Undersea Warfare Development Center Headquarters

- Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest

- Navy Regional Plant Equipment Office (NRPEO)

- NCIS Southwest Field Office, PL Office


- Commander Mine Countermeasures Group THREE

- Naval Branch Dental Clinic

- Naval Munitions Command Det Pt Loma

- Naval Undersea Warfare Center -Magnetic Silencing Facility

- Naval Branch Health Center San Diego NTC

- Navy Warfare Development Command (COMNAVWARDEVCOM) Det. SD

- Office of Naval Research Regional Office, San Diego

- Military Sealift Command Pacific

- Naval Submarine Training Facility

- Tactical Training Group Pacific

- Defense Acquisition University

- Joint Tactical Radio Program Office

- Navy Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Command (SARC)

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