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Where is the Navy base located in Jacksonville, Florida?

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Naval Air Station Jacksonville is located 4 miles south of the central business district of Jacksonville, Florida. The base's exact location by coordinates is 30.2358 degrees north latitude by 81.6806 degrees west longitude. The base's address is 6801 Roosevelt Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32212.

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NAS Jacksonville is a multi-mission naval base and airport with more than 100 tenant commands. Approximately 23,000 civilian and active-duty personnel are employed at the base. The airport has two runways of 8,000 and 6,000 feet and is home to Patrol Squadron 30, the Navy's largest patrol squadron. NAS Jacksonville is the largest Navy base in the Southeast Region and third largest base in the nation, as of 2015.

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