Naval Air Station Brunswick is the last, active-duty Department of Defense airfield remaining in the northeast, and is home to five active duty and two reserve squadrons. Flying Lockheed P-3 "Orion" long-range maritime patrol aircraft tasked by Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing Five, active duty squadrons regularly deploy overseas for six months at a time. NAS Brunswick has 29 tenant commands, including a Reserve P-3 squadron and a Reserve Fleet Logistics Support Squadron flying C-130 "Hercules" transports. In addition, over 1,600 Naval Reservists travel from throughout New England to drill at Naval Air Reserve Brunswick, SeaBee Battalion and numerous other reserve commands.
It was a fun day out of the hot sun! Kids of all ages enjoyed face painting, ribbon dancing, kid karaoke, the balloon artist, soccer skill challenges, climbing the ODU rock wall and a variety of inflatable activities. A special thank you to all of the Military Fun Day sponsors who helped to …
The 2018 Hampton Roads Navy Ball was held on Saturday October 13, 2018 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. Enlisted Navy sailors and officers gathered for a night of dinner and dancing to celebrate the Navy's 243rd Birthday as well as the 25th anniversary of The Flagship newspaper.
This parody of Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk" depicts midshipmen on liberty in Annapolis, was made on a $0 budget, has more than 7 million views and won the "Geico Best Short-Short Film" in 2015.