1Vice Admiral
The third component of the TRIDENT system is SUBASE
Bangor. Located on the Hood Canal, SUBASE Bangor is
155 nautical miles from the Pacific Ocean with access
through the Straits of Juan de Fuca. A second TRIDENT
base is located in Kings Bay, Georgia.
SUBASE Bangor hosts many tenant commands that directly
support the TRIDENT program. The mission of SUBASE
Bangor is:

*To support the TRIDENT launched ballistic missile
*To maintain and operate facilities for administration
and personeel support, which includes base security,
berthing, messing, and recreational services,
*To provide logistic support to other facilities in
the area.

Major tenant commands at SUBASE Bangor are:
Commander, Submarine Group 9;Commander, Submarine
Squadron 17;TRIDENT Training Facility, Bangor.