Florida Military

Florida is home to 21 military bases most of which are located along the coast near the state's largest cities. Among them are 1 army base, 1 marine corps base, 3 coast guard bases, 5 air force bases, and 11 navy bases. Florida also has an air reserve base in Miami. 

Florida is proud to support it's military and veteran residents with many programs and benefits that make it one of the most military-friendly states in the country.

MacDill Air Force Base is a US Air Force base in Tampa, FL. It is home to many commands of military units from all branches of the military including the U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command, and the 927th Air Refueling Wing. 

Naval Air Station Jacksonville, also known as NAS Jacksonville, is a large military base located in Northeast Florida within the city of Jacksonville, Florida.

Located a short distance from the Alabama-Florida border and a 20-minute ride east to the City of Pensacola, Naval Air Station Pensacola lies a short 25-minute drive from the cities of Mobile, Alabama, Biloxi, Mississippi and New Orleans, Louisiana. The base and the attractions nearby make this a great place to be stationed at and a fantastic travel destination.

Naval Station Mayport, is a large naval base located in the community of Mayport in Jacksonville, Florida.

Located on the Space Coast of Florida, Patrick AFB lies directly south of Cape Canaveral and Cape Kennedy. Orlando and its attractions are about an hour drive west.