Jacksonville: Homeport for the Navy and Air National Guard


Northeast Florida is not only homeport to tens of thousands of sailors, air crews and civilians who keep America safe from all foreign enemies, our facilities support major command and control and support functions essential to the efficient maintenance and operation of our warships, submarines and aircraft. Kings Bay anchors the Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile component of our nuclear triad. Mayport Naval Station is headquarters of the 4th Fleet and homeport to major surface elements essential to projecting power abroad and defending our coasts. Jacksonville Naval Air Station supports the global surveillance capabilities of the P-8, aircraft maintenance facilities and headquarters for all Navy facilities in the Southeast and the Caribbean.