Naval Air Station Pensacola in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Cradle of Naval Aviation
Naval Aviator Number 3
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Naval Air Station Pensacola
Location. 30° 21.032′ N, 87° 18.2′ W. Marker is in Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker can be reached from S. Blue Angels Pkwy. near Radford Blvd., on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at the National Naval Aviation Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1750 Radford Blvd., Pensacola FL 32508, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The National Flight Academy (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Essex (CV-9) Anchor (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Antietam (CV-36) Anchor (about 600 feet away); Pensacola’s First Lighthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pelicans In Paradise (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pensacola Lighthouse Battery Trueman (approx. 1½ miles away); Hurricane Ivan (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Naval Air Station Pensacola.
Also see . . .
1. National Naval Aviation Museum. (Submitted on April 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. John Henry Towerson Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 12, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.