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Apr 11, 2019

Pensacola, Gulf Breeze aviators receive Wings of Gold

MILTON — Two local aviation professionals, Lt.j.g. Jessica R. Fromularo and Ensign Alexander K. Dinelli, received their Wings of Gold at Naval Air Station Whiting Field March 22 after completing heli…

Mar 14, 2019

Change at Whiting Field

WHITING FIELD — The Naval Air Station Whiting Field wing that helps train "lethal military professionals," in the words of Rear Adm. Gregory Harris, chief of U.S. Naval air training, was placed under…

Mar 14, 2019

Whiting receives $12 million support contract

JACKSONVILLE — A nearly $12 million contract has been awarded to a Louisville, Kentucky, small business for Base Operating Support services at Naval Air Station Whiting Field and outlying areas. Th…

Mar 7, 2019

New flight simulators arrive at Whiting

MILTON — In a ceremony onboard Naval Air Station Whiting Field yesterday, Training Air Wing Five (TW-5) accepted the Navy’s first new TH-57 flight simulator in nearly 40 years. The new simulator is n…

Sep 28, 2018

NAS Whiting Field holds Bells Across America Gold Star Event

MILTON — NAS Whiting Field held its third annual Bells Across America Gold Star event Sept. 27 to honor fallen service members in a ceremony at the NAS Whiting Field Chapel. Lauren Anzaldo, Fleet and…

Sep 21, 2018

Blue Angels fan earns her wings of gold

MILTON — After growing up surrounded by naval aviation in Pensacola and Northwest Florida, Lt. j.g. Lauren Burns earned her wings of gold onboard Naval Air Station Whiting Field Aug. 24 at a winging …

Aug 10, 2018

Whiting Field recognized for energy excellence

MILTON — In an announcement Aug. 3, the Secretary of the Navy named Naval Air Station Whiting Field the recipient of the Department of the Navy Energy Excellence Award for 2018 in the Navy Small Shor…

Aug 3, 2018

Aboard guided-missile submarine, Navarre native plays a key role in unique Navy mission

SILVERDALE, Wash. — A 2017 Navarre High School graduate and Navarre native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a crew working aboard a unique guided-missile submarine, USS Ohio, one of only four i…

May 17, 2018

Jay Royal becomes naval aviator, headed to Japan

MILTON — Lt. j.g. Payden Roberts of Jay, formerly of Milton, earned his Wings of Gold onboard Naval Air Station Whiting Field in a ceremony on April 27. Roberts, who said both towns hold a special pl…

Jun 22, 2017

Change of command: HT-28 gets new leadership

MILTON — Helicopter Training Squadron TWENTY-EIGHT observed a time-honored Navy tradition June 9 as the commanding officer of the unit passed command to another officer in the Naval Air Station Whiti…


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