Naval Air Station Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

Visit the link below to view the Naval Air Station Jacksonville homepage:

http://www.nasjax.navy.mil/index2001b.htm

Point of Contact: P.D. Driver, ESO (DSN) 942-0368, (COML) (904) 542-0368

Geographical Location: Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville is located 12 miles south of the city of Jacksonville, on the U.S. Highway 17 just north of I-295. The nearest airport is the Jacksonville International Airport north of the city, and about a 45-minute drive from NAS Jacksonville.

Directions: From Jacksonville International Airport, take Airport Road to US-95 South. Turn south on I-295 to the US-17-NAS Jacksonville Exit. Turn north, the station is on the right. The Main Gate is the second gate you will comme to and is easily recognized by the Blue Angels F-18 on display. After entering the Main Gate, the Pass & ID Office, Building 9, is on the right.

There is no on-base transportation. Students must show their driver's license, registration, and proof of insurance for POVs without DOD decals. Rental cars will require a Visitor's Pass.

Training Location: Classes are normally held in Room 128 and Building 1 To get to Building 1, follow Yorktown Road to Langley Street. Turn right on Langley Street and you will see Building 1 on your left. Student parking is in the last two parking lanes west of Building 1 or in the parking lot across the street adjacent to the flag pole. To get to the Safety Office, come in the main entrance of Building 1 and turn right in the first hallway.

Telephones: There are phones located in the Safety Office that students may use on a limited bais. In case of an emergency, Safety Office Personnel will take a message. The Safety Office phone numbers are DSN 942-3082, Commercial (904) 542-3082.

Attire: Students should wear casual business attire. Students are expected to adhere to certain standards of dress while attending classes, such as open neck sport shirts with slacks for men and a blouse or sweater with slacks or skirts for women. Sandals, sweatshirts, tank tops, and shorts are inappropriate. Military may wear civilian attire or work uniform.

Lodging: Visit the following sites for the latest lodging information:

   www.dodlodging.net
   www.navy-lodge.com

For information about on-base lodging, the following contact information is provided:

BOQ DSN 942-3138/3139, Commercial (904) 542-3138/3139
BEQ DSN 942-8195/8196, Commercial (904) 542-8195/8196

NAS Jacksonville Navy Lodge
(904) 772-6000
1-800-NAVY-INN
All rooms are 1 Queen or 2 Queens with kitchenettes

Additional Information: Additional information for this site may be obtained on the Naval Air Station Jacksonville homepage. You may visit this page by clicking on the link below:

http://www.nasjax.navy.mil/index2001b.htm