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Naval Support Activity Charleston 


Naval Support Activity Charleston is a Commander, Naval Installations Command (CNIC) administrative support command assigned to Commander, Naval Region Southeast (CNRSE) and is located on the Joint Base Charleston Naval Weapons Station.  Naval Support Activity Charleston was established as an “Embedded Military Unit” in the Joint Base Charleston 628th Air Base Wing where assigned Navy personnel are embedded operationally into the Air Base Wing installation support Squadrons in the direct support of their missions.  The joint base construct assigned the Naval Support Activity Charleston Commanding Officer as the Deputy Commander of the Joint Base Charleston 628th Air Base Wing responsible to the Wing Commander for the base installation support operations.


The Naval Support Activity Charleston Area of Responsibility (AOR) encompasses the geographical area of Joint Base Charleston within which all activities of the Department of the Navy in the Charleston area are located.


Naval Support Activity Charleston provides Navy unique CNIC administrative support services to eight Navy tenant commands and twelve Navy activities and program offices on Joint Base Charleston.  The majority of support services and functions are provided by the Air Force installation support squadrons under Air Force instructions and policies. 
Supported Navy tenant commands:
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
Nuclear Power Training Unit Charleston SC
Naval Nuclear Power Training Command
Naval Health Clinic Charleston
Navy Munitions Command Atlantic Unit Charleston
Navy Consolidated Brig Charleston
Navy Operational Support Center Charleston
Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps Unit, The Citadel
Supported Navy activities:
Personnel Support Detachment Charleston
Navy Exchange NWS Charleston
Military Sealift Command Atlantic Representative Charleston
Commander, Navy Installations Command, N2 Manpower
Naval Sea Systems Command Program Field Office (SEA 04X)
Navy Base Realignment & Closure Program Management Office
Department of Navy College Office
Naval Criminal Investigative Service
Naval Facilities Engineering & Expeditionary Warfare Center
Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Resident Officer in Charge of Construction Charleston
Naval Facilities Engineering Command Performance Measurement and Appraisal Program
Navy Supply Inter Service Supply Support Operation Program

Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps Area Manager


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