NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:38:24 GMT NAWCAD hosts Unmanned Air Systems competition http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6853 NAVAL AIR WARFARE COMMAND AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAWCAD recently hosted the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s (AUVSI) 16th annual Student Unmanned Air Systems (SUAS) competition at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station (NAS) Webster Field in... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:09:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6853 Former naval aviator tells of how she served with ‘pride and resilience’ at national LGBT Pride Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6851 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Brynn Tannehill sat silently in the backseat of a rental car and listened to her supervisor call a transgender co-worker ugly, gross and an “it.” Unbeknownst to her co-workers, “I was debating,... Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6851 NAWCAD Lakehurst partners with NJ middle school to spark student interest in STEM http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6849 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst has partnered with Lakewood Middle School in Lakewood, New Jersey to increase middle school student interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers. With the support... Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6849 NAVAIR team receives top environmental excellence award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6848 NAVAL AIRWARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.— The Naval Air Systems Command’s (NAVAIR) 4.3.4 Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH) team received their Office of the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Environmental Awards during a ceremony here, June 13. The... Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6848 PHOTO RELEASE: U.S. Naval Test Pilot School Graduates Class 153 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6847 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The U.S. Naval Test Pilot School held a graduation ceremony for Class 153 on Friday, June 8. Thirty-four students successfully completed the intense 11-month course of instruction and were designated... Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:20:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6847 NAWCAD-supported student teams place in international robotics competition http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6844 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAJKEHURST, N.J. – Two student teams from New Jersey received international recognition for their robotic designs in the International SeaPerch Competition at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts June 1-3. The Harrington Middle School team placed... Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6844 NAVSEA’s senior civilian official describes breaking through the ‘bamboo ceiling’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6842 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — If there’s a “bamboo ceiling” impeding career progress for Asian-Americans at the Department of the Navy, Giao Phan has pushed through it. Along the way, she’s learned to balance her Asian cultural... Mon, 04 Jun 2018 15:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6842 NAVAIR change of command: Grosklags retires, Peters at helm http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6839 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md.—Improving readiness and increasing speed to the fleet will remain priorities at the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) under its new commander, Vice Adm. Dean Peters, who relieved Vice Adm. Paul Grosklags during a... Thu, 31 May 2018 18:01:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6839 Navy engineers support STEM workshop for blind and visually impaired students http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6840 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Engineers and scientists from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst shared their passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) with blind and visually impaired students during a workshop in New Brunswick,... Thu, 31 May 2018 13:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6840 NAWCAD employees named Outstanding Technology Transfer Professionals http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6836 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – NAWCAD’S Michelle Miedzinski and Rick Tarr of the Technology Transfer Office (TTO) were recently named this year’s Outstanding Technology Transfer Professionals by the Federal Lab Consortium. The award recognizes the efforts of... Tue, 29 May 2018 17:20:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6836 NAWCAD division earns aerospace quality management certification http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6834 NAVAL AIRWARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAWCAD’S Aircraft Prototype Systems Division (APSD) recently earned the SAE Aerospace Standard AS9100D certification following a thourough evaluation by independent auditors. The AS9100D standard certification ensures that every aerospace supplier meets recognized industry quality... Tue, 29 May 2018 14:07:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6834 NAVAIR employees recognized at national wounded warrior summit http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6827 WASHINGTON NAVY YARD, WASHINGTON, D.C. — Five NAVAIR employees were recognized for their work recruiting, hiring and retaining wounded warriors at the Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Summit here May 9. Tania Dawson, Sonny Fann, Joy Hill, Suzanne Perry and Janna... Wed, 23 May 2018 08:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6827 Commander advises future NAVAIR leaders to become ‘change agents’ at leadership development class http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6823 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND WASHINGTON LIASION OFFICE, ARLINGTON, VA. — Increasing speed to the fleet is more important now than ever in a time of great global competition, NAVAIR Commander Vice Adm. Paul Grosklags told participants of a leadership development... Mon, 21 May 2018 13:49:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6823 Pax River engineer developing artificial intelligence system for radar data http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6824 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — An engineer at NAWCAD is developing an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system with the potential to teach itself how to recognize and remove external interference from radar signals. The AI system is an outgrowth... Mon, 21 May 2018 13:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6824 NAWCAD Lakehurst hosts 3D printing workshop for students with disabilities http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6821 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Local middle and high school students with disabilities got a chance to learn the science of 3D printing and experience it first-hand during a workshop hosted by the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD)... Thu, 17 May 2018 16:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6821 Two honored with Tester of the Year Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6820 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) honored Maj. Eric Northam with the USMC Military Tester of the Year, and Jacob Rohrer with the U.S. Navy Civilian Tester of the Year. The... Thu, 17 May 2018 14:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6820 Uniting a vision by working together http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6818 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHRUST, N.J. - Members of the Joint Base MDL community celebrated Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) heritage month during a luncheon here, May 9. Every year in May, the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst’s AAPI team hosts... Wed, 16 May 2018 08:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6818 NAWCAD personnel honored with Navy awards for excellence in test and evaluation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6809 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.—Two NAWCAD personnel and one team were honored with Department of the Navy (DON) Test and Evaluation Awards during a ceremony here. Mr. Carroll P. “Rick” Quade, Deputy, DON Test and Evaluation, presented... Mon, 07 May 2018 16:38:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6809 Employees take the first step in their leadership development journey http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6804 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — So you want to be NAVAIR’s next leader? Where do you start? Potential applicants to NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program learned the answers to these questions and more at a national application seminar... Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6804 Business executive makes case for caring about Hispanics/Latinos http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6801 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — As the Hispanic population continues to grow in the U.S., it’s important to learn how to recruit and retain them, said a Proctor & Gamble Corp. executive at NAVAIR’s national Hispanic... Tue, 24 Apr 2018 15:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6801