Lakehurst Maxfield Field is the naval component of Joint Base McGuire–Dix–Lakehurst (JB MDL), a United States Air Force–managed joint base headquartered approximately 40 km east-southeast of Trenton in Manchester Township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Its name is an amalgamation of its location and the last name of Commander Louis H. Maxfield, who lost his life when the R-38/USN ZR-2 airship crashed during flight on 24 August 1921 near Hull, England.
Lakehurst Maxfield Field code (NEL)
Airport Name: Lakehurst Maxfield Field
Airport Keywords: Lakehurst Naes
Airport (IATA) Code: NEL