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PENSACOLA, Fla. (July 21, 2022) A Sailor assigned to Naval Aviation Schools Command in Pensacola, Florida, exits the water after a training evolution in the Pensacola Bay during Aviation Rescue Swimmer School, July 21, 2022. The training is physically demanding and involves instruction on topics such as aircrew duties and assignments, survival, first aid and water rescue procedures. With these skills, enlisted aviation personnel will eventually be assigned to fleet squadrons as naval aircrewmen rescue swimmers. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Zachary Melvin)


Global preeminence in military indoctrination, leadership and our focus is the development and conduct of safe, quality aviation training.


To provide a full spectrum of learning opportunities for professional and personal development for both officer and enlisted personnel and an educational foundation in the technical and leadership professionalism that meets pipeline training and Fleet requirements; and perform such other functions as directed by higher authority.

Guiding Principles

In addition to always being guided by the Navy's Core Values:
  • The execution of safe, quality training is essential.
  • We will explore and develop innovative, creative techniques and technologies
  • We will motivate, promote teamwork, mentorship, discipline and the heritage of leadership.
  • We will strive to do what's right for our people, our Navy and our nation.
Naval Aviation Schools Command
181 Chambers Avenue, Suite C
Pensacola, FL 32508
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