Naval Air Station Jacksonville is one of the Navy’s finest and fastest growing installations and is the recipient of the 2012 Presidential Excellence Award and 2013 Commander, Navy Installations Command Excellence Award. We are the largest Navy base in the Southeast Region and third in the nation. As a master air and industrial base, Naval Air Station Jacksonville supports U.S. and allied forces specializing in anti-submarine warfare and training of the best aviators in the world.
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NAS Jacksonville to host the Blue Angels in 2014
NAS Jacksonville is proud to be hosting the Blue Angels Oct. 25-26, 2014. Upon receiving the 2014 Blue Angels Air Show schedule, NAS Jacksonville Commanding Officer Capt. Roy Undersander stated that he was delighted the Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron – Blue Angels - is returning to its birthplace - NAS Jacksonville. Undersander also praised City of Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown and Beaches’ mayors for agreeing to switch the 2014 air show venue as a result of the 2013 cancellation.
The men and women of VP-26 are returning to their home base of NAS Jacksonville after a dynamic, seven-month deployment. Operating primarily from Kadena Air Base on the island of Okinawa, Japan they supported Commander, Task Force 72 executing operations across the Pacific. The deployment was the first integrated active-reserve P-3C deployment to the 7th Fleet area of responsibility.
Members of the VP-62 “Broadarrows” returned home to NAS Jacksonville last week concluding a six-month deployment to Kadena Airbase in Okinawa, Japan, with Commander, Task Group (CTG) 72.2 as part of the Navy’s first mobilization of a Reserve P-3C Orion squadron.
On Dec. 5, Northeast Florida Regional Planning Council President Wendell Davis presented NAS Jax Commanding Officer Capt. Roy Undersander with the 2013 Regional Award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship in recognition of the outstanding environmental partnerships the station had developed with elected officials, planning and environmental staffs and community.
An “active shooter” training exercise was conducted Dec. 3 at NAS Jacksonville Building 11, in conjunction with a table-top exercise at the NAS Jacksonville Emergency Operations Center.
It was an unusually warm December night as more than 1,000 active duty members, their families and friends came out to enjoy the NAS Jax Dashing Through the Grove event at Patriots Grove Dec. 6.