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  Naval Air Station Pensacola - The Cradle of Navy Aviation
PHOTO CAPTION: A new Sikorsky H-60 Seahawk, which arrived at Sherman field onboard NAS Pensacola Oct. 11.
Approximately 40 Boy Scouts from Troop 495 in Pensacola, and their friends and family gathered Oct. 20, to renovate campsites and trails at Bayou Grande Nature Trail onboard NAS Pensacola, which, like much of the air station was largely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Ivan.
The cleanup was an Eagle Scout Leadership Service Project for senior Boy Scout Alex Ciccone, 17, son of Capt. Charlie Ciccone, of Naval Aerospace Medical Institute at the air station.
www.naspensacola.navy.mil   (473 words)

 Military Information - Pensacola and Surrounding Areas "Military Page"
NAS Pensacola, known as the "Cradle of Naval Aviation," serves as the launching point for the flight training of every Naval Aviator, Naval Flight Officer (NFO), and Enlisted Aircrewman.
NAS Pensacola's primary flying organization, Training Wing Six (TRAWING 6) includes three jointly manned (Air Force and Navy personnel) US Navy training squadrons, VT-4, VT-10, and VT-86, with the mission of training USN and other services' Naval Flight Officers and Navigators.
NAS, Whiting Field is the busiest naval air station in the world, responsible for an estimated 46 percent of the Chief of Naval Air Command's total flight time and over 10 percent of Navy and Marine Corps total flight time.
www.pensacola.com /pages/Military   (530 words)

 Naval Air Station Pensacola | The Cradle Of Naval Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: )
MISSION: The mission of NAS Pensacola is to provide superior training support and a quality environment to our tenants, military and civilian personnel and their families.
FACILITY: NAS Pensacola is located in Escambia County in the panhandle of Northwest Florida.
NAS Pensacola is also the home to a world-class ship pier facility capable of berthing all Navy and Coast Guard ships up to Forrestal Class size CV.
www.pensacolachamber.com /armedservices/nas_pensacola.htm   (1317 words)

 NAS Pensacola
NAS Pensacola hosts the world renowned National Museum of Naval Aviation.
NAS Pensacola is the home of the Blue Angels, the Navy's superb flight demonstration squadron.
Central Detachment Pensacola is responsible for the Aviation Survival training program at NAS Pensacola.
www.pafw.com /nas.htm   (242 words)

 NAS Pensacola airshow
NAS Pensacola, known as the "Cradle of Naval Aviation," serves as the launching point for the flight training of every Naval Aviator, Naval Flight Officer (NFO), and Enlisted Aircrewman.
Pensacola is located in extreme Northwest Florida, 60 minutes east of Mobile, Al, 45 minutes west of Ft Walton Beach, Fl, and 500 miles from Orlando, FL.(home of Disney World).
Also at NAS Pensacola you find the National Museum of Naval Aviation, it is one of the largest and most beautiful air and space museums in the world.
www.ejvk.com /Airshows/Pensacola_2005/page_01.htm   (339 words)

 Bill Sheffield - Pensacola Real Estate Information - Pensacola Military
Naval Air Station (NAS), Pensacola, is known as the “Cradle of Naval Aviation”.
NAS Pensacola serves as the launching point for the flight training of every Naval Aviator, Naval Flight Officer, and enlisted Air Crewmen.
Saufley Field, located about ten miles north of NAS Pensacola and about eight miles west of Pensacola Regional Airport, is used for practice landings and take-offs (“touch and go’s”) by training aircraft from other fields.
www.pensacolahome.com /pensmilitary.php   (706 words)

 FHP: Troop A Pensacola District
The Pensacola District is comprised of Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties.
The National Museum of Naval Aviation, an international attraction is located on NAS Pensacola and ranks as one of Florida's most popular.
The greater Pensacola area is one of the earliest settlements established in the new world briefly inhabited by the Spaniards in 1559 and permanently settled by the Spanish in 1698.
www.fhp.state.fl.us /html/TroopA/pensacola.html   (226 words)

 Welcome to Navy Pensacola
NAS Pensacola directly supports the training of student aviations from Officer Training Command Pensacola, initial flight gear issue, and survival training, all the way to the coveted “Wings of Gold”
PSO is a branch within the Administrative Department and is the focal point for all incoming and outgoing personnel assigned to Naval Air Station Pensacola serving as a quality assurance point on administrative matters and assists other departments as required.
Contents of the NAS Pensacola Guide are not necessarily the official views of, or endorsed by the U.S. Government, the Department of Defense, or the Department of the Navy.
www.militarynewcomers.com /PENSACOLA06/Resources/Penarrival.html   (414 words)

 Naval Air Station in Pensacola   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pensacola is the "Cradle of Naval Aviation." Navy pilots are trained at NAS so are all Naval Flight Officers.
The enlisted air crew for the U.S. Navy must come to Pensacola's NAS to be trained and the U.S. Navy's Officer Training School is located in Pensacola, Florida at NAS.
The environment in Pensacola supports the Naval Air Station because the Gulf of Mexico allows large aircraft carriers to dock close by for jet training.
www.escambia.k12.fl.us /schscnts/scee/oldsite/Pensacola/nas.htm   (444 words)

 Naval Air Museum (the best in the world)-16th Century Forts
During those dark days, the number of pilots trained by NAS Pensacola reached an all-time high in 1944, when 12,010 men completed training and flew a combined total of almost two million hours.
The lighter-than-air period at NAS Pensacola began June 15, 1915.
During WWII, Blimps were used at Pensacola NAS for patrolling the Gulf.
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 News | PensacolaNewsJournal.com
Pensacola NAS and Whiting Field train many of the more than 6,000 foreign military students who receive flight training each year at U.S. military institutions.
The students are instructed in everything from warfare specialty training to air navigation meteorology and land/water survival, according to the NaPentagon and local military officials refused to comment on the media reports on Sunday.
It says three of them listed their address on driver licenses and car registrations as 10 Radford Blvd. on Pensacola NAS, a base road on which residences for foreign- military flight trainees are located.
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 Welcome to Navy Pensacola   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Navy Pensacola is published by Benchmark Publications Incorporated, a private firm in no way connected with the Department of the Army, under exclusive written contract with Navy Pensacola.
If a violation or rejection of this equal opportunity policy by an advertiser is confirmed, the publisher shall refuse to print advertising from that source until the violation is corrected.
The Navy Pensacola is an unofficial publication authorized by AR 360-81.
www.militarynewcomers.com /PENSACOLA06/Guide.html   (227 words)

Pensacola is the craddle of Navy Aviation, I don't think they would ever close down this base.
The Aviation Museum in Pensacola is still the best one I've seen yet (I haven't been to the Air & Space Museum in D.C.).
I heard that the Wright-Patterson museum is much bigger than Pensacola, but in PNS were bigger, it would be better.
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 Countdown to PCU Forrest Sherman Commissioning
NAVAL AIR STATION PENSACOLA, Fla. - PCU Forrest Sherman (DDG 98), the Navy’s newest guided-missile destroyer, arrived at Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola Jan. 21, one week prior to its commissioning on Jan. 28, to make final preparations for the ceremony.
Forrest Sherman has also participated in events and activities at NAS Pensacola and downtown Pensacola.
Many crew members attended a reception at Pensacola’s premier entertainment and dining complex at Seville Quarter, and the Sailors have utilized the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) facilities aboard base, and enjoyed the convenient MWR pier side food and beverages services, to include a covered canopy dining area, vending machines and broadcast music.
www.military.com /features/0,15240,86423,00.html   (372 words)

 Gosport NAS Pensacola - newspaper in Pensacola, Florida USA covering Pensacola military society at Mondo Times
Gosport NAS Pensacola is a newspaper in Pensacola, Florida, USA covering military society and culture.
Larry Kachelhofer is the associate editor of the Gosport NAS Pensacola.
For Gosport NAS Pensacola contact information, become a Mondo Times Advanced or Professional Member.
www.mondotimes.com /1/world/us/9/538/1490   (180 words)

 Pensacola Florida Activities
Use Pensacola as a convenient hub for planning tours around the area.
Below are some activities to consider for your tours in or around the Pensacola area.
The Pensacola Bay Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is your local source for Florida travel and vacation information including Pensacola hotels, convention and meeting planning, attractions, golf, arts and festivals, culture and more.
www.visitpensacola.com /activities.html   (199 words)

 NAS Pensacola Suffers Major Damage from Hurricane Ivan   (Site not responding. Last check: )
040918-N-0000W-003 Pensacola, Fla. (Sept. 18, 2004) - Portside, a favorite eating facility for Sailors and Marines on board Naval Air Station Pensacola sustained significant roof and internal damage from Hurricane Ivan.
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Hurricane Ivan ripped through Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola in the early morning hours of Sept. 16, causing millions of dollars in damages.
Nearly 2,900 Sailors from NAS Pensacola were deployed to various shelters around the local community to work with the Red Cross to unload supplies and food.
www.news.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=15201   (396 words)

 Rental Car Pensacola | Affordable Car Rentals serving Pensacola, Pensacola NAS, Saufley Field, Pensacola Airport
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 NAS Pensacola Wins Installation Excellence Award   (Site not responding. Last check: )
NAVAL AIR STATION PENSACOLA, Fla. (NNS) -- Capt. John M. Pruitt, commanding officer of Naval Air Station Pensacola (NASP) will officially be presented the 2003 Commander in Chief’s Installation Excellence Award at the Pentagon Metro Station May 2, 1:45 p.m.
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld made the announcement April 1, that NASP is the Department of the Navy’s (DON’s) winner of the annual award.
Pruitt said NASP is an environment that fosters pride and professionalism among the military and civilians aboard.
www.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=6645   (393 words)

 Pensacola Real Estate - CENTURY 21 AmeriSouth Realty - Pensacola, Florida
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It is similar to an appraisal and it estimates a real market value without the costs you would expect for such a report.
Dan's Pensacola Realtor team can also keep you up to date on the latest listings in the local market by enrolling you in their FREE Automatic Listing Update service.
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 BOBE'S HOBBY HOUSE-Blue Angels Homecoming Airshow 2003 - NAS Pensacola   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pensacola is blessed to be the home of the world famous Blue Angels, the US Navy's flight demonstration team.
Not only do we get to see the Blues twice a year in airshows (Pensacola Beach in the summer, and the homecoming show each November), we even get to see their practices almost every week!.
The homecoming airshow is always a blast, as NAS Pensacola puts on a good show.
www.bobeshobbyhouse.com /nasairshow03.html   (292 words)

Pensacola Naval Air Station Museum structure held up.
Two-thirds of all primary air training is held at NAS Whiting.
Primary and helicopter training held at NAS Whiting completely down for approximately two weeks.
www.keepingapace.com /blogarchives/navy/pensacola_nas_hurricane_damage.php   (512 words)

 NASA - National Museum of Naval Aviation - Pensacola NAS
Many of the U.S. Navy retirees like the Pensacola area and why not, the climate is great, so is the food and what better place to see and hear F-18s, F-14s as well as T-34c aircraft buzzing around all day.
There is also a theater for those who would like to take a break and guess what, the Blue Angels are one of the films available in the IMAX format.
The Pensacola base is the home base for the Blue Angels and if you are very lucky you can get to see a practice session where they do the air show at the base.
www.nasascale.org /museum_pensacola.htm   (1246 words)

 Abandoned & Little-Known Airfields: Florida, Northern Pensacola area
"Y Field", as depicted on a 1939 map of NAS Pensacola and its satellite fields (courtesy of Brian Rehwinkel).
A February 1935 memo to the Commandant of NAS Pensacola (describing the station’s outlying fields)
was on a 1939 map of NAS Pensacola and its satellite fields (courtesy of Brian Rehwinkel).
www.airfields-freeman.com /FL/Airfields_FL_Pensacola_N.html   (2362 words)

 Comfort Inn Nas Corry - Pensacola
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 Hotels in Pensacola - Hospitality Inn Pensacola Nas - Pensacola Hotels
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Conveniently situated to Pensacola Navel Air Station, Beaches, and the momentous District, the warmth Inn, 4910 Mobile Highway has it all.
Cancel by 4pm hotel time, one day prior to arrival to avoid a charge equal to one night's room and tax.
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 Last TRAWING 6 T-34C Training Flight Held Aboard NAS Pensacola   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Over the past couple of years, TRAWING 6 has been replacing the T-34C, which they’ve flown since the mid-1980s for primary and intermediate flight training, and welcoming the T-6A Texan II as the Navy’s newest addition to the Chief of Naval Air Training inventory.
Diez, who began the T-34 training syllabus in November 2004, said he’s really enjoyed the training process, and he thought his last T-34C flight in the primary phase of flight training aboard NAS Pensacola was a unique experience.
It is 9 feet, 11 inches in height, weighs 4,425 pounds, and travels up to 280 knots (322 miles per hour).
www.news.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=18963   (528 words)

 Hotel Information for Hospitality Inn Pensacola Nas, Pensacola hotels, FL, USA
Hotel Information for Hospitality Inn Pensacola Nas, Pensacola hotels, FL, USA
Conveniently located to Pensacola Navel Air Station, Beaches, and the Historic District, the Hospitality Inn, 4910 Mobile Highway has it all.
Plus sign (+) means taxes and fees are additional.
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 Travelodge | Pensacola Florida Hotel | Pensacola, FL 32505
The Travelodge Inn and Suites Pensacola is easily accessible off I-10 at Ex 10A.
We are only 15 miles from NAS Pensacola- Home of the Blue Angels, 15 miles from the beaches, 12 miles from the Pensacola Airport and minutes from Pensacola Christian College as well as Pensacola Junior College.
The Travelodge Suites Inn and Suites Pensacola offers room accommodations to suit almost every need--from comfortable standard rooms to spacious executive suites with garden tubs.
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