NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:58:53 GMT Summer internship program immerses students in naval research, engineering, innovation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland — “Young minds find innovation first,” said Dr. James Sheehy, Naval Aviation Enterprise chief technology officer, as he kicked off the Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) Presentation Days here July... Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 NAWCTSD Leaders Experience Recruit Training http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6614 GREAT LAKES, Ill. – A group of leaders from the Orlando, Florida-based Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) observed Navy training in action at Recruit Training Command May 31 - June 2. Highlights of the visit included an orientation of... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6614 Aircraft Division scientists, engineers win top Department of the Navy awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – Three of Aircraft Division’s best scientists and engineers earned the Department of the Navy’s 2016 Assistant Secretary of Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607 Two first-time events in one day make history onboard CVN 78 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6601 Salty Dogs complete first round of testing aboard the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – A test pilot from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron TWO THREE flying Salty Dog 123, an F/A-18F Super... Mon, 31 Jul 2017 11:27:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6601 Contracts personnel recognized for support to Small Business Programs http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6594 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst employees were recognized for their exemplary service in support of small business programs during a ceremony on the Lakehurst side of base July 6. Naval Air Systems Command... Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:07:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6594 Sailor, engineers recognized for superior service to the fleet http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6593 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Two engineers and one Sailor were recognized for their contributions to the U.S. Navy during an annual award ceremony at Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst on the Lakehurst side of base July... Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6593 French, US Navy talk interoperability at NAWCAD Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6590 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Representatives from the French and U.S. navies met to discuss interoperability during a site visit to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) on the Lakehurst side of base July 12. Members of the France/U.S.... Thu, 13 Jul 2017 15:37:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6590 From mentee to mentor: computer scientist reflects on lifetime of learning http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6588 NAVAIR Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) Spotlight NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER TRAINING SYSTEMS DIVISION (NAWCTSD), ORLANDO, Fla. — From learning to cook to discovering how to develop computer applications, Jesús Ortiz has always turned to mentors to guide the way. It’s no... Mon, 10 Jul 2017 13:43:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6588 Diversity, inclusion ‘hidden opportunities’ for building NAVAIR http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6578 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —Taking the time to infuse diversity and inclusion into a workplace culture can reveal some hidden opportunities, senior leaders told employees at a diversity panel discussion here June 20. The discussion, entitled “Hidden... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:29:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6578 NAWCAD Lakehurst employees and friends share their stories for LGBTQ+ Pride Month http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6574 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Approximately 120 employees from across Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, or NAWCAD, Lakehurst came together in honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ+) Pride Month on the Lakehurst side of base June 15. The... Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6574 Military training systems commands collaborate to develop 'cutting-edge' solutions http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6569 ORLANDO, Fla. – The leaders of each of the Orlando-based military modeling and simulation commands formally reaffirmed their commitment to working together by signing an updated Team Orlando charter during the annual Training and Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS) on Wednesday, June... Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:01:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6569 NAWCAD Lakehurst recognizes exemplary employees http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6573 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, NAWCAD, Lakehurst recently recognized several members of its workforce for exemplary service in support of the fleet. Rear Adm. Shane G. Gahagan, NAWCAD Commander, who was joined by Kathleen... Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6573 NAVAIR Accepts Russell Naval Aviation Flight Safety Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6567 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAVAIR Assistant Commander for Corporate Operations and Total Force Stephen Cricchi accepted the 2016 Adm. James S. Russell Naval Aviation Flight Safety Award June 15 during a modest conference room ceremony. The award,... Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:12:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6567 Murder victim’s parents urge employees to ‘Erase Hate’ at LGBT Pride Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6564 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Tied to a fence outside Laramie, Wyoming, in October 1998, 21-year-old Matthew Shepard, beaten and bloodied, was left to die alone in the desolate prairie night. His crime? Being gay. Judy and... Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6564 Navy Summit Connects Vets, Wounded Warriors with Employers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6556 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — As part of an ongoing commitment to wounded, ill or injured service members, the Navy hosted its 7th Annual Veteran and Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Summit in Seattle, Washington, May 23-24. The... Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:12:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6556 NAWCAD Lakehurst celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6551 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Employees from across the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, or NAWCAD, Lakehurst gathered together to promote diversity and awareness of unconscious bias at a luncheon in recognition of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage... Wed, 31 May 2017 14:54:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6551 NAVAIR testers receive annual DON awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6548 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Department of the Navy (DON) presented two of Naval Air Systems Command’s (NAVAIR) four 2016 DON Test and Evaluation (T&E) Awards May 24 at Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Maryland. For overcoming several... Thu, 25 May 2017 11:14:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6548 Workshop for future NAVAIR leaders held http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6540 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Approximately 300 NAVAIR employees from across all sites attended a Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) executive core qualifications (ECQs) workshop held here May 11 to learn how to apply to the... Tue, 16 May 2017 13:14:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6540 Managers, interns talk developmental opportunities at second annual NAV(F)AIR http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6539 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – More than 200 employees from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, or NAWCAD, Lakehurst learned about the various branches and departments across the organization as well as opportunities for job rotations at the second... Tue, 16 May 2017 09:59:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6539 NAVAIR wins award for recruiting, hiring individuals with disabilities http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6535 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND — CAREERS & the disABLED magazine named NAVAIR as the 2017 Public-Sector Employer of the Year for its commitment to recruiting, hiring and promoting people with disabilities at a ceremony in Boston April 20. Steve Nickle,... Tue, 09 May 2017 14:24:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6535