Naval Station Everett is the Navy's most modern facility. Construction started in November 1987 and during the first week of 1994 personnel moved into the recently completed Fleet Support and Administration buildings and officially began operations at Naval Station Everett. An official dedication ceremony was conducted with more than 1,000 guests in attendance April 8, 1994. The first ships to be homeported at Everett arrived Sept. 3, 1994. Currently, Everett is home to two destroyers, three frigates, one aircraft carrier, and two Coast Guard cutters.