Congratulations on your orders to Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station Pacific Detachment (NCTAMS Pac Det) Puget Sound. Our Detachment provides computer network operations, base communications, electronic key management system services and strategic communications to afloat, air, and shore based U.S. and allied forces operating throughout the Pacific Northwest area of responsibility.
Our detachment headquarters is a tenant command aboard Naval Base Kitsap, Bangor, and we operate communications offices and equipment for US Navy submarines, surface forces, and air forces from most of the Navy’s Northwest Washington State installations. Notably, our two largest departments are located in Arlington and Whidbey Island, and both provide 24-hour service to our Navy operators.
Our detachment prides itself on a superb sponsor program. If you have not heard from your sponsor within one week of receiving your orders, please call the Command Senior Enlisted Advisor at (360) 396-6875 or my Admin Officer at (360) 396-6815.
Housing and Temporary Lodging
Single enlisted personnel E-1 through E-4 are required to reside in the Combined Bachelors Housing (CBH). Bachelor Housing Permanent Party Personnel and Transient Guests check-in at Navy Gateway Inns & Suites front desk, located at: Naval Base Kitsap - Bangor 2750 Ohio St., Bldg #2750 Silverdale, WA 98315 (360) 396-4035 We are a 24/7 operation - Bachelor Housing (Duty Manager) after hours emergency number is (360) 340-2297.
Personnel transferring with families should contact the Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC)
as the one-stop-shop housing information center. The FFSC is the initial step for applying for military housing for Naval Base Kitsap, (provided by Forest City
) and will be your initial source of housing information for the Pacific North West.
Temporary lodging is available on base for families. Families with children should consider the Navy Lodge Bangor
, telephone: 1-800-628-9466 or 360-779-9100. The Navy Lodge is $61.00 a night and provides kitchens, rollaway beds, and cribs.
Families without children could consider the Navy Gateway Inns & Suits
, telephone: 1-877-628-9233 or (360) 396-6629. Standard rooms are $40.00 per night and suites are $55.00 per night. Kitchens, rollaway beds, and cribs are not available, all room have one queen sized bed.
Transportation to NCTAMSPAC Det Puget Sound
Air Travel from SEATAC Airport
If you are flying into SEATAC International Airport, please look plan ahead for your travel from the airport to Naval Base Kitsap. If coordinated with your sponsor beforehand, your sponsor will gladly meet you at the airport and assist you with the rest of your travel to NCTAMSPAC Det Puget Sound. If mission tempo or by personal choice you choose to take care of your transportation needs to Naval Base Kitsap yourself, there are many different options available. The most popular and reliable transportation is the Kitsap Airporter
. If you do take any commercial transportation from the airport, keep all receipts as these expenses are reimbursed by PSD