Welcome Aboard! Congratulations on your orders to USS George H.W. Bush, recipient of the 2017 Battle "E", Admiral Flatley Memorial Safety Award, and Fleet Retention Excellence Award. George H.W. Bush is currently stationed at Naval Station Norfolk. If you are arriving while our ship is underway, you are mandated to report at Transient Personnel Unit (TPU). They will then contact the command Beach Detachment, and coordinate a flight schedule to get you out to the ship. You will have to maintain contact with your sponsor for updates or any changes with ship’s schedule. Additionally your sponsor will provide you with all of the information you need. If you have any questions about your move or need a sponsor please email the sponsor team at CVN77-Sponsor@cvn77.navy.mil.
Transient Personnel Unit:
1683 Gilbert Street
Norfolk, VA 23511
USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH (CVN 77)
Unit 100331, Box 1
FPO AE 09513
Beach Det Address:
Mid Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center
V-88 Doorway S-6
9727 Avionics Loop
Norfolk, VA 23511
Note: Bring all records, orders, endorsements, travel-related receipts, new address, etc. After hours, please make sure you leave a good contact number (i.e. cell phone/relative/friend), in case we need to reach you prior to the next work day.
*If USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH (CVN 77) is underway, report to Transient Personnel Unit (TPU).
On average, travel claims may take up to 30 days or more to process. To help streamline this process, we need you to make sure that you have the following items in hand when checking in:
- Itemized lodging receipts with daily rates for any TDY stops and TLE claims. Reimbursements can not be made without these!
- Toll receipts (must have each receipt to receive payment).
- Flight itineraries for any flight travel.
- Car rental receipts (if authorized).
- Receipts for any claims above $75 other than those listed above.
Personnel Receipts and Travel PH:
Carefully read and execute orders as written (including endorsements).
Contact the Quarterdeck or duty driver for transportation to the command upon arrival in the area. Ensure you have sufficient funds to cover transportation from the airport to Naval Station Norfolk (estimate around $38 for airport shuttle or $50 for taxi) if you don't get transportation via the duty driver. Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is based on zip 23511-Norfolk Military Housing Area (MHA).
Get ready for the most rewarding tour of duty of your life!