Duty Station Directory
Portsmouth Shipyard is a naval shipyard situated in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, along the southern boundary of Maine near Kittery. It has been in use for more than 200 years and is concerned with repairing, overhauling, and modernization of submarines. This shipyard employs more than 6,000 employees, as well as private companies that perform contract work.
McGuire Air Force Base
McGuire Air Force Base, also known as the Joint Base McGuire Dix-Lakehurst, is a U.S. air force base in Burlington County, New Jersey. It is situated approximately 16 miles southeast of Trenton. This air force base is known to provide mission-ready airmen to support every ongoing military operation since its establishment in 1941.
Fort Dix is situated at Joint Base McGuire-Dix Lakehurst near Trenton, New Jersey, 16.1 miles south of Trenton. It is a training base built in 1917 but made a permanent garrison in 1939. Its primary objective is to mobilize, train, and deploy troops and this base covers over 32,000 acres.
Fort Monmouth was an army installation in Monmouth County, New Jersey, located five miles from the Atlantic Ocean and covers 1,126 acres of land. This former installation runs from Shrewsbury River to Route 35. Fort Monmouth housed several U.S. Army Materiel Command units that had operations in research, command, control, reconnaissance, and surveillance.
Picatinny Arsenal is a military base in New Jersey situated around Wharton, a borough in Morris County. Picatinny Arsenal is an army installation that provides all of the lethal mechanisms used in Army weapon systems and other military services. The Arsenal's mission is to support Army transformation goals and is an internationally acknowledged hub for technological and engineering innovations.
Loran Support Unit
The United States Coast Guard operates the Loran Support Unit in Wildwood Crest, Cape May County, and New Jersey. The unit is responsible for the LRNS – Long Range Navigation System for the western coasts. The system helps the sailors locate themselves in the US waters and find their precise position.
Training Center Cape May
The United States Coast Guard Training Center, Cape May is where the Coast Guard enlisted corps and training center is located. The base is situated in Muro Avenue, Cape May, New Jersey and is the 5th most extensive Coast Guard base. Cape May, New Jersey, is located in the Cape May Peninsula at Cape May County. It is the oldest vacation resort in the U.S.
Naval Weapons Station Earle
Located at Monmouth County, New Jersey, with a 3-mile pier in Sandy Hook Bay, is the Naval Weapons Station Earle. This military base is partitioned into two; the main side is located at Colts Neck Township, Howell Township, Wall Township, and Tinton Falls. And the Waterfront Area that includes the pier is located at Sandy Hook Bay in the Leonard section of Middletown Township.
Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst
Operating as a naval component of Joint-Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is the Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst, which is currently known as Lakehurst Maxfield Field. It is situated approximately 25 miles east-southeast of Trenton in Manchester Township and Jackson Township in Ocean County, New Jersey. This base is majorly the home to the Naval Air Warfare Center Division Lakehurst.
Holloman Air Force Base
Holloman AFB supports national security objectives by deploying worldwide to support peacetime and wartime contingencies. It covers nearly 60,000 acres in New Mexico's Tularosa Basin, between the Sacramento and San Andreas mountain ranges. The base is about 10 miles southwest of the central business district of Alamogordo in Otero County and has been a part of the local community since 1942.
Kirtland Air Force Base
The history of this base dates back to 1939 when some land was leased in the southern part of Albuquerque, next to the already existing Bernalillo County international airport with which it shares runways. It spreads over 209 square km, meaning it is the largest military installation in the Materiel Command.