New Army Base (Airborn) In 67 YearsPosted on 04/06/09
7th Special Forces Group has broke ground for there base of the future. Just south of Crestview, Florida on the USAF Eglin Reservation. Special Forces including Green Berets will have there first new state of art base built in 67 years. This 600,000 sq ft campus will be on 500 acres located on Hwy 85 directly across from Duke Field. Crestview, Niceville, and Ft Walton Beach are all growing with new subdivisions, commercial and new military support company’s coming in. Last week Eglin AFB broke ground for the new Joint Strike Fighter Division and by 2010 the new F-35 Fighter will call Eglin home. Base Commander at Eglin tells us to expect from 12,000-20,000 over the next few years to move into our community. The Emerald Coast is one the finest places in the World to live and raise a family. If you are looking for a great vacation spot check out www.SouthernResorts.com Life Is A Beach!!!