NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 09 Dec 2018 22:47:45 GMT Sailors, Navy civilians donate more than 200 toys to Head Start children http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6988 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – For the 43rd year, Sailors and Navy civilians from the Lakehurst side of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst came together to donate toys to children from low-income families as part of the Navy Lakehurst Giving Tree program. Approximately... Thu, 06 Dec 2018 15:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6988 NAVAIR, NAVSUP teams win Navy hiring challenge http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6978 NAVAL STATION NORFOLK, Va. — Two teams from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) won a Navy-wide hiring challenge at a summit here Nov. 7 for their innovative ideas to reduce the hiring cycle time... Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6978 Business financial managers recognized for professionalism and expertise http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6972 PATUXENT RIVER, Md.—The business financial manager (BFM) workforce was critical to the command’s receipt of an outstanding report card from Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Management & Comptroller) (ASN(FM&C)), Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) BFMs learned Oct. 11. “The command... Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6972 Hill assumes command of NAWCTSD from Etz http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6968 ORLANDO, Florida - Capt. Erik Etz turned over command of Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division and Naval Support Activity Orlando to Capt. Timothy Hill during a change of command ceremony on Friday, Nov. 2.   Before the ceremony began Etz... Fri, 02 Nov 2018 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6968 Students, college graduates job shadow at annual Disability Mentoring Day http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6966 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Fourteen college students and recent graduates from Southern Maryland discovered future career opportunities and expanded their networks at a Disability Mentoring Day here Oct. 24. This event helped the students learn... Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:09:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6966 Augmented Reality connects engineers with aircraft maintainers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6964 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - A team of engineers and a logistician from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst are using augmented reality to connect subject matter experts (SME) with aircraft and Support Equipment (SE) maintainers in... Mon, 29 Oct 2018 09:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6964 VX-20 welcomes new commanding officer http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6962 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 20 welcomed its new commanding officer during a ceremony Oct. 25 in Patuxent River. Capt. Thomas Tennant, commander of Naval Test Wing Atlantic, presided over... Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6962 PHOTO RELEASE: NAWCAD discusses upcoming acquisition initiatives with industry http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6961 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAWCAD hosted a number of small businesses to discuss upcoming acquisition initiatives during an industry day Oct. 25 in California, Maryland. The command hosts informational events periodically to open communication,... Thu, 25 Oct 2018 15:29:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6961 Breast cancer survivor gives power to victim stereotype http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6960 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - She traced her thumb over the black buttons as she anxiously pulled her chartreuse button-up over her chest. She was preparing to share her story of the missing parts of her. Dr. Michaelene Kloster, 99th Readiness Division... Wed, 24 Oct 2018 14:03:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6960 U.S. Navy holds ceremony to mark first dedicated UAS test squadron http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6953 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The U.S. Navy commissioned its first Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) test and evaluation squadron during a ceremony Oct. 18 at Naval Air Station Patuxent River’s Webster Outlying Field. The new unit,... Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6953 National Disability Employment Awareness Month feature: Joshua Gonzalez http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6954 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — J. Joshua Gonzalez may be a wounded warrior, but he doesn’t want you to think of him that way. While on active duty as a U.S. Marine Corps logistics officer in Thailand in... Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:18:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6954 NAVAIR engineers win awards at Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers Conference http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6950 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Two NAVAIR engineers were recognized for their leadership and technical achievements at the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers National Conference in Chicago Oct. 4. Mini Anirudhan won an Employee Resource Group Leadership... Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:09:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6950 Navy, small businesses talk opportunities at industry day http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6949 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst joined approximately 120 members of small business for the fourth annual Lakehurst Small Business Roundtable Industry Day at the Ocean County Library in Toms River, New Jersey... Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:10:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6949 Patuxent River LGBTQ+A Advisory Team celebrates National Coming Out Day http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6948 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Patuxent River chapter of the LGBTQ+A Advisory Team commemorated the 30th anniversary of National Coming Out Day this year with a “Speak Out” event Oct. 10. To kick off the event, the... Tue, 16 Oct 2018 08:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6948 PHOTO RELEASE: Naval Air Systems Command and Naval Post Graduate School Graduate 32 Masters of Science and Systems Integrators http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6945 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and the Naval Post Graduate School (NPS) jointly graduated 32 of the command’s newest Masters of Science and certificate holders during a commencement ceremony at... Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6945 Former astronaut teaches the importance of working hard, diversity of thought http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6942 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — From the roof of his childhood home in El Paso, Texas, gazing up at a blanket of stars from a telescope, John “Danny” Olivas could see what felt like forever. Years later,... Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:01:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6942 Take a walk on the mentoring side http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6938 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Exercise isn’t just good for your body; it’s good for your career, too. At a “Walking with Leaders” informal mentoring session here Sept. 20, some 35 employees walked around the drill hall track... Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:13:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6938 Three NAWCTSD Employees Selected for Women of Color Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6935 ORLANDO, Fla. - Three employees of the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) were selected to receive recognition at the Women of Color STEM Conference Oct. 11-13 in Detroit. Jamaya Dunn, Matia M. Green, and Alana Nunez-Bennett were each... Fri, 28 Sep 2018 09:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6935 NAVAIR honors leading scientists and engineers of 2018 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6933 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The command’s leading scientific and technical innovators were nationally recognized during a joint ceremony at Patuxent River Naval Air Station on Sept. 26. Presided over by NAWCAD Commander and Assistant Commander... Wed, 26 Sep 2018 15:05:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6933 Journey Leadership Development Program to undergo changes; new applicants encouraged http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6932 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Journey Leadership Development Program is making some changes as the program enters its seventh year. The changes will align with NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program and were introduced at a JLDP application... Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:03:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6932