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Welcome Aboard


Welcome Aboard

On behalf of the Commanding Officer, welcome to HSM-70!

As a new member of the HSM-70 team, you will be assigned a sponsor to assist you with reporting aboard and checking into the command.  This person will contact you prior to your arrival and will be able to answer a majority of your questions regarding your new assignment.  If you have not been contacted by your sponsor within 30 days of your anticipated check-in date or if you have any questions, please contact the Sponsorship Team or call the Administration Office at 904-542-1620.
Upon your arrival, report to our Administration Office in Hangar 1122, Module 5, 2nd Floor, Room 210.  Preferred check-in hours are on weekdays between 0800-1200.  Directions to NAS Jacksonville and a map on how to get to Hangar 1122 once on base are provided below.

Uniform for check-in is as follows:

  • E-6 and Below:  Dress uniform
  • E-7 and Above:  Service khakis

If you are traveling overseas to a port of call, civilian clothes are required. You will not be in uniform while traveling abroad.

Please bring the following documents during check-in:

  • Copy of Orders
  • Copy of Page 2
  • Medical Record
  • NATOPS Jacket (Pilots and Aircrew ONLY)
  • Log Book (Pilots and Aircrew ONLY)

Directions to NAS Jacksonville:

From I-95 North (from Daytona Beach):

  1. Take exit 337 for I-295 North toward Orange Park.
  2. Immediately after crossing the Buchman Bridge, take exit 10 and merge onto US-17 N / Roosevelt Blvd.
  3. The NAS Jacksonville main gate (Yorktown Gate) will be on your right approximately 2.5 miles on US-17 N / Roosevelt Blvd. 

From I-95 South (from Georgia):

  1. Take exit 352D toward Forest St / Stockton St.
  2. Continue on exit 351B-351C toward I-10 / Lake City.
  3. Once on I-10, immediately switch to the left two lanes to take exit 361 for US-17 S / Roosevelt Blvd.
  4. The NAS Jacksonville main gate (Yorktown Gate) will be on your left approximately 6.5 miles on US-17 S / Roosevelt Blvd. 

From I-10 East (from Tallahassee):

  1. Take exit 356 for I-295 South toward Daytona Beach.
  2. Keep right and follow signs for I-295 South toward Orange Park / St. Augustine.
  3. Take exit 10 for US-17 / Roosevelt Blvd.
  4. Keep left and follow signs for US-17 N.
  5. Turn left onto US-17 N / Roosevelt Blvd.
  6. The NAS Jacksonville main gate (Yorktown Gate) will be on your right approximately 2.5 miles on US-17 N / Roosevelt Blvd.

Directions to HSM-70 (Hangar 1122):

  1. After going through the Main Gate (Yorktown Gate), continue straight on Yorktown Ave.
  2. Go all the way down until the road ends at a T-intersection and turn left onto Wasp St.
  3. At the end of the street, turn right onto Albermarle Ave.
  4. Approximately ¼ mile on the right is Hangar 1122.
  5. Turn right into the parking lot and continue straight.
  6. HSM-70 is located at the end of Hangar 1122 on the left.

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