Less than half an hour from the Country Inn & Suites, Pensacola West, Naval Air Station, Pensacola is home to training bases for the Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Let the Blue Angels amaze you during air shows or practices, and learn about the history of naval aviation at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Only 18 miles from the base, our hotel is conveniently located for visitors, family and friends of military members training at NAS Pensacola.
Naval Air Station Pensacola
280 Taylor Rd
Pensacola, FL 32508
Phone: +1 (850) 452-0111
- Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola
NAS Pensacola is situated 18 miles and 25 minutes from the Country Inn & Suites Pensacola West. Major tenants include: Naval Aviation Schools Command, Naval Air Technical Training Center, Marine Aviation Training Support Group 21 and 23, the Blue Angels and the headquarters for Naval Education Training Command, a command which combines direction and control of all Navy education and training.
- National Naval Aviation Museum
The National Naval Aviation Museum is a military and aerospace museum with more than 150 restored planes on display.
- US Navy Blue Angels
The Blue Angels call the Naval Air Station Pensacola home. Twice a year, the Blue Angels wow spectators in Pensacola with a show. Viewing of practice runs is also possible. The National Naval Aviation Museum at NAS Pensacola has a viewing area for visitors to watch the team practice. The team visits the museum to answer questions and sign autographs after most Wednesday practices.
- Naval Aviation Schools Command
The Naval Aviation Schools Command trains more than 12,000 United States Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard and international students annually. These students consist of enlisted and officer personnel enrolled in Aircrew, Aviator, Survival or Prospective Commanding Officer training programs.