Capt. Jonathan Townsend, commanding officer of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, right, greets well-wishers Wednesday after accepting the Fort Worth Chamber’s Vandergriff Award. The military base employs about 10,000 Fort Worth-area residents.
Capt. Jonathan Townsend, commanding officer of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, right, greets well-wishers Wednesday after accepting the Fort Worth Chamber’s Vandergriff Award. The military base employs about 10,000 Fort Worth-area residents. Gordon Dickson
Capt. Jonathan Townsend, commanding officer of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, right, greets well-wishers Wednesday after accepting the Fort Worth Chamber’s Vandergriff Award. The military base employs about 10,000 Fort Worth-area residents. Gordon Dickson

In war and peace, this military base drives (and flies) the local economy

September 05, 2018 04:14 PM