Reporting Aboard

 

USFF HQ Building

 

Congratulations on your orders to Combined Joint Operations from the Sea, Centre of Excellence!

Congratulations on your orders to Combined Joint Operations from the Sea, Centre of Excellence. The staff has a well-deserved reputation as one of the Navy's finest and thrives on continually expanding missions in a dynamic environment. You are embarking on an exceptional opportunity for extraordinary growth and personal pride. Look ahead to the challenges and rewards that await you as the newest member of the Combined Joint Operations from the Sea Centre of Excellence team. Located in beautiful Southeastern Virginia, the command enjoys a mild four-season climate and is a great place for all sorts of recreation, no matter what your interests. CJOS COE is currently located within NH-39 2nd floor on Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads.

 

Driving into the Hampton Roads/Norfolk, Virginia area

 

The best way to ensure you have the best driving directions is to consult with Google Maps or another mapping web site for specific directions to our Headquarters Building, at 1562 Mitscher Avenue, Norfolk, Virginia 23551-2487. Another commonly-used method is to enter the above address into your GPS device in your car and follow the directions to CJOS COE.

 

Flying into the Norfolk, Virginia Area

 

Norfolk International Airport has numerous methods of transportation from the airport. You will find a Navy representative on duty in the central lobby area of the airport at the Visitor/Military Information Desk. The booth is manned from 0730 to 2200 hours, seven days a week. The uniformed military personnel have information about all bases in the Hampton Roads area, along with transportation, duty office telephone numbers, and emergency assistance numbers. The telephone number for the Navy representative on duty at the Military Information Desk is (757) 444-3040. 

Directions to USFLTFORCOM Compound from Norfolk International Airport

Start on Norview Ave, turn right to take I-64 West ramp towards Hampton/Richmond, merge on I-64 West; continue on I-564 West exit #276B, take the Terminal Blvd/VA-406/Hampton Blvd exit, continue on International Terminal Blvd, turn right on Meredith Road/Meredith Street, turn left on Fleet Road, turn right on Blandy Road, turn left on Mitscher Ave.

 

Directions to USFLTFORCOM Compound from Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport

 

Head southwest on Bland Blvd toward Peebles Dr. Turn left at Jefferson Avenue. Merge onto I-64 E via the ramp to Hampton/Norfolk. After about 25 miles, take the Granby St/I-564/US-460 exit towards Naval Base, exit #276, merge on I-564 West, take terminal Blvd/VA-406/Hampton Blvd exit, continue on International Terminal Blvd, turn right on Meredith Road/Meredith Street, turn left on Fleet Road, turn right on Blandy Road, turn left on Mitscher Ave. 

 

Directions to USFLTFORCOM Compound from Richmond International Airport

 

Start on Richard E. Byrd Terminal Drive, bear right on S. Airport Drive, take the I-64 East/Norfolk (I-295 S) ramp towards Rocky Mount, NC, merge on I-64 East (about 78 miles), take the Granby St/I-564/US-460 exit towards Naval Base, exit #276, merge on I-564 West, take terminal Blvd/VA-406/Hampton Blvd exit, continue on International Terminal Blvd, turn right on Meredith Road/Meredith Street, turn left on Fleet Road, turn right on Blandy Road, turn left on Mitscher Ave.

Useful Telephone Numbers for temporary lodging on arrival:

 

Navy Lodge: (757) 489-2656 / (800) NAVY-INN Bachelor's Officer Quarters (BOQ): (877) 986-9258 Bachelor's Enlisted Quarters (BEQ): (877) 986-9258
 

Your mailing address will be:

Your Rank/Rate and Name U.S. Fleet Forces Command, CJOS COE 1562 Mitscher Ave. STE 250 Norfolk, VA 23551-2487
 

Important telephone numbers:

Admin/Personnel: (757) 836-2453
Admin FAX: (757) 836-2613
Housing Referral Office: (757) 445-2832 / DSN 565-2832
Personal Property Office: (757) 443-3700
 

Fleet and Family Support Centers

NORFOLK (757) 444-2102
LITTLE CREEK (757) 462-7563
NEWPORT NEWS (757) 688-NAVY
NORTHWEST (757) 421-8770
OCEANA  (757) 433-2912
YORKTOWN  (757) 887-4606
 

Other Resources:
www.militaryhomefront.dod.mil/moving - for a Military Installation Overview
www.militarychild.org - for information Childcare
www.housing.navy.mil - for information on Military Housing
www.militaryonesource.com - for information on various subjects dealing with Relocation
www.navy-nex.com - for information about utilities and services