Flood Warning expires at 10:04 PM on 4/24, issued at 10:04 PM Blackshear, GA | Bristol, GA | Mershon, GA | Millwood, GA

Two Navy patrol crafts moving to Mayport

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 10/31/2013 4:28 am
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Two Navy patrol crafts, the USS Zephyr and the USS Tornado, will soon make Jacksonville their home.

The ships will arrive at 8 a.m. Thursday.

Both ships carry around 30 sailors each.

The Public information officer of Naval Station Mayport William Townsend tells Action News, the arrival of the ships will give the local economy a boost.

Not only will more than 50 sailors move to the area, but so will their families.

Share
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.