NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:33:10 GMT NAWCAD Lakehurst hosts inaugural Native American Heritage Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6707 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst personnel came together in observance of Native American Heritage Month (NAHM) on the Lakehurst side of base Nov. 29. The event marked the first official NAHM celebration to... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6707 Vice CNO calls for holodeck-like training tech at I/ITSEC http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6702 ORLANDO, Fla.–Walking the show floor of the 2017 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran saw a lot of fast-developing technology that impressed him. But he didn’t see the one thing he wants, even... Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:22:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6702 NAVAIR Commander Touts Capabilities-Based Acquisition at I/ITSEC http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6701 ORLANDO, Fla—Naval Air Systems Command is developing an approach that will ensure delivery of fully integrated products to the warfighter. Capabilities-based acquisition is designed to ensure the warfighter has everything they need to fully train on new systems the day they... Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:56:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6701 Program preps NAVAIR employees for future leadership roles http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6697 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – To be an effective leader at NAVAIR, you must first understand the role you play and how that role contributes to the overall mission. That’s according to Gregory Yellman, NAVAIR’s deputy assistant... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6697 Prototyping and Manufacturing Division achieves quality management certification http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6695 Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst was recently certified for its implementation of a structured quality management system in line with the highest standards of the industrial environment. The NAWCAD Lakehurst Prototyping and Manufacturing... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6695 NAWCAD teams pioneer, learn lessons in Innovation Challenge 3 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6690 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, Patuxent River, Md. – At its heart, innovation is about solving problems and learning lessons along the way. “Certainly, nothing goes as planned; that's part of what makes the Innovation Challenge great,” said Nicholas Sofocleous,... Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6690 NAWCAD hosts Disability Mentoring Day for local students, job seekers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6680 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Ten high school, college students and job seekers from Southern Maryland had the chance to discover future career opportunities and expand their network during Disability Mentoring Day Oct. 25. This event... Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:34:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6680 NAWCAD cuts ribbon on ALRE Technology Integration Center http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6687 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst held a ribbon cutting ceremony on the Lakehurst side of base Nov. 2 to mark the opening of a new facility that will help integrate aircraft... Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:49:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6687 NAWCmADE Innovation Program visits NAWCAD Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6681 PATUXENT RIVER, Md. - Engineer and Scientist Development Program (ESDP) participants from Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Patuxent River, Maryland, recently visited NAWCAD Lakehurst, New Jersey, under the sponsorship of the NAWCmADe Innovation Team to observe 3-D modeling... Tue, 07 Nov 2017 13:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6681 NAVAIR prepares future leaders with lessons in leadership http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6674 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER TRAINING SYSTEMS DIVISION, ORLANDO, Fla.—Building leaders, not managers, was the goal of a recent leadership orientation and foundational training (LOFT) course, held here in August and October. “Thank you for being proactive in your career,” NAVAIR Deputy... Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:58:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6674 Financial managers contribute to program success http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6671 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Enabling customer success was a major attribute of 19 business financial managers (BFMs) nominated for the seventh annual AIR-7.8 Headquarters Award for Excellence in Financial Management Service. Established in 2011 and celebrated... Wed, 01 Nov 2017 09:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6671 NAWCAD Lakehurst engineers receive SASE Achievement Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6668 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Two Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst engineers were recognized by the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) for professional achievements in engineering. Gurpreet Aulakh, chief engineer for the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System... Thu, 26 Oct 2017 13:37:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6668 ‘Recalibrated warrior’ shares inspiring story at National Disability Employment Awareness Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6667 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.—A quadruple amputee from the Afghanistan War shared his life story and motto, “Never give up. Never quit,” at NAVAIR’s observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month Oct. 19. On April 10, 2012, now... Thu, 26 Oct 2017 09:26:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6667 Navy, small businesses talk R&D opportunities at industry day http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6666 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst joined approximately 130 members of small business for the third annual Lakehurst Small Business Roundtable Industry Day at the Ocean County Library in Toms River, New Jersey... Wed, 25 Oct 2017 13:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6666 NAVAIR employees win achievement awards from Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6665 CHICAGO—Seven NAVAIR employees won organization achievement awards from the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) at the annual conference Oct. 13. Rujie Cao, Norman Chan, Christina Fontanos and Dr. Hong Jiang won Promising Professional Awards, while Gurpreet Aulakh, Yicheng “Jason”... Tue, 24 Oct 2017 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6665 LGBTQ+ employees share their stories for National Coming Out Day event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6662 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.— For many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning plus (LGBTQ+) people, coming out at work can be challenging and frightening. A panel of four LGBTQ+ NAVAIR employees spoke about their experiences coming out at... Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:58:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6662 NAVAIR wins Human Resources Community Award for Excellence http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6654 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAVAIR’s Total Force Strategy and Management Department recently won the 2016 Department of the Navy Civilian Human Resources (HR) Community Award for Excellence for making data analysis faster, more efficient and... Tue, 03 Oct 2017 12:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6654 NAWCAD Lakehurst celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6652 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – More than 100 personnel from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst came together in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month on the Lakehurst side of base Sept. 27. This year’s theme “Shaping the Bright... Mon, 02 Oct 2017 09:17:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6652 NAWCAD honors innovative work for the warfighter http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6651 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – In their quest to solve current naval operational challenges and stave off future ones, scientists and engineers at the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) develop new products and processes. Their... Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:12:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6651 At Tailhook, leaders describe efforts to resolve physiological episodes http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6649 RENO, Nev. — At the 61st annual Tailhook Convention, Navy leaders and experts outlined the Naval Aviation Enterprise’s ongoing efforts to address challenges to readiness. “Readiness is our No. 1 priority, and right behind that—our No. 1 safety priority—is solving the physiological... Thu, 28 Sep 2017 08:43:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6649