Historic California Posts, Camps, Stations and Airfields
Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant, Sacramento
(Naval Industrial Reserve Ordnance Plant, Sacramento)
NIROP Sacramento/Aerojet General, Rancho Cordova circa 1962
US Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District History (1997)

Location: The site is located approximately 15 miles east of Sacramento in Sacramento County, California (Figure 1 and Figure 2).
Site History: The Navy acquired a total of 3,591.86 lease acres on 26 October 1956. The site was established as the Naval Weapons Industrial Reserve Plant (NIROP), Sacramento. No information was available describing improvements or uses of the site. The entire 3,591.86 acres was reported as excess to the General Services Administration on 24 August 1971. The current owner is Aerojet General Corporation.
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