Historic Markers Across Florida

Pensacola - Cradle of Naval Aviation

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Location: Located at Municipal Airport, Pensacola.
County: Escambia
Waymark: None


Chemical Industry center, producing synthetic yarns, plastics, fertilizers, pulp, paper, wallboard, pharmaceuticals, forest products. Navy Base since 1836. Site of Naval Air Training Bases. Eglin Air Force Base nearby.

Erected by the Pensacola News-Journal


City: Pensacola, FL