NAS JRB NEW ORLEANS
Belle Chasse, LA 70037, USA

RELOCATION/WELCOME GUIDE

Digital Relocation/Welcome Guide

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Welcome to New Orleans

When transitioning into the New Orleans area, remember: The more you plan in advance, the easier the move. The next few pages of this publication offer suggestions and information geared to make the transition smoother. The Fleet and Family Support Center, 504-678-7569; the Navy Family Housing Office, 504-678-3280; and the

Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base

  Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base (NAS JRB) New Orleans is one of only two joint air Reserve military bases in the United States. It comprises about 5,200 acres in Plaquemines Parish and is composed of more than 7,000 personnel in 33 tenant commands. The installation’s airfield supports Navy,

Military Housing in New Orleans

NAVY GATEWAY INNS & SUITES GUESTS Front Desk 504-678-3419/3549 (DSN 678) Reservations Desk 504-678-3840 (DSN 678) or 877-NAVYBED (628-9233) Fax 504-678-9745 (DSN 678) Hours: Front Desk, Building 465 24/7 Reservations Desk 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Navy Gateway Inn & Suites room prices: Suite (Double Occupancy) $90 Private Room/Private Bath

Services on Base

  The NAS JRB Commissary is the place where military personnel, retirees and their families enjoy their commissary benefit. Authorized patrons can purchase groceries at cost plus a five percent surcharge, which covers the costs of building new commissaries and modernizing existing ones. As a result, commissary shoppers save an

Fleet and Family Support Center

  The Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) serves active-duty, activated Reservists and Guardsmen, retirees and family members of all branches of service. The FFSC at NAS JRB is in Building 555 on Rinard Road. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. FFSC is a one-stop shop

Morale, Welfare & Recreation

  The New Orleans Child and Youth Programs (CYP) serve children 6 weeks to 18 years in high-quality, nationally accredited programs. Local instructions and standard operating procedures are available to all patrons and are located in all facilities. Policies and guidelines are coordinated through the Navy safety office, preventive medicine,

New Orleans Area Organizations

  500 Poydras St. New Orleans, LA 70130 The Eighth Coast Guard District, headquartered in New Orleans, covers all or part of 26 states throughout the Gulf Coast and heartland of America. It stretches from the Appalachian Mountains and Chattahoochee River in the east to the Rocky Mountains in the

New Orleans Local Color

  New Orleans is a city that wraps its arms around newcomers in an embrace of classic Louisiana cuisine, rousing night life, jazz, European and Afro-Caribbean influences, centuries-old architecture and a touch of voodoo. The French Quarter, the oldest neighborhood in New Orleans, captures the melting-pot atmosphere of a city

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Gone but never forgotten

Story by Cpl Gabrielle Quire on 09/30/2016 Marine Aircraft Group 49, 4th Marine Aircraft Wing held a memorial ceremony Sept. 18, 2016 at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, Louisiana, to honor two fallen pilots from their unit. Maj. Erik "Backstreet" Boyce and Maj. Jason "Frenchy" Grogan were

USS Bonhomme Richard completes ammunition on load

Story by PO1 James Mitchell on 01/20/2016 SASEBO BAY, Japan - The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) conducted an ammunition on load Jan. 20 in preparation for its patrol of the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. Sailors assigned to the ship's weapons department worked in

Low Altitude Air Defense Marines tour Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Camp Komakado

Story by Cpl Janessa Pon on 01/19/2016 SHIZUOKA, Japan - Marines toured Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 1st Anti-Aircraft Battalion facilities Jan. 13 on Camp Komakado, Shizuoka, Japan. The visit strengthened the relationship between Marines and members of the JGSDF by allowing the service members to explore static displays of anti-aircraft
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