NAS Whiting Field is approximately 30 miles (45 minutes) from Pensacola Regional Airport and approximately eight miles north of Milton, Fla.
TW-5 is located 5 miles north of Milton, Florida on board Naval Air Station Whiting Field. The Wing is comprised of three primary fixed-wing and three advanced helicopter squadrons and trains aviators from the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and allied nations. TW-5 is responsible for an estimated 43 percent of the Chief of Naval Air Training Command's total flight time and over 11 percent of Navy and Marine Corps' flight time world-wide. Over 1,200 personnel complete their essential flight training here annually. We pride ourselves on producing the finest Naval Aviators in the world.
Personnel reporting aboard Whiting Field are advised to contact their sponsor in advance to arrange transportation to the station from either the Pensacola Regional Airport or local bus station. If no transportation arrangements have been made, call (850) 623-7331 or DSN 868-7331 and request the Duty Driver Service.
Pensacola Regional Airport has a USO Information Center located on the 2nd deck.
Duty personnel are available to provide you with area information and listings.