Naval Air Station Jacksonville
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.
NAS Jax Quarterdeck - (904) 542-2338/9
Sexual Assault Support: 1-877-995-5247
Duty Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Victim Advocate - (904) 721-7273
NAS Jax Sexual Assault Response Coordinator - (904) 548-7789
NS Mayport Sexual Assault Response Coordinator - (904) 548-8392
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.
Sailors assigned to theVP-16 “War Eagles” showcased the P-8A Poseidon aircraft during the recent Singapore Air Show – Asia’s largest aerospace and defense exhibition. The United States was the inaugural “featured country” this year.
From Feb. 17-28, NAS Jacksonville will participate in Solid Curtain-Citadel Shield 2014. This annual training exercise will be conducted on naval bases and installations throughout the continental United States.
A ground breaking ceremony was held Feb. 11 aboard NAS Jacksonville for the MQ-4C Triton Mission Control Center. The $16 million construction project was awarded by Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast to Whitesell-Green Inc., a small business headquartered in Pensacola, Fla.
HSM-74, Det. 2, embarked aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Gettysburg (CG 64) in the Arabian Gulf, successfully conducted its 1,000th flight hour of the current deployment, Jan. 17.
More than 90 spectators were on hand at the NAS Jacksonville Fitness Source Feb. 8 for the station’s first powerlifting competition.