NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 19 Aug 2018 15:38:55 GMT Innovation Hub Opens at Patuxent River http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6897 NAVAL AIR WARFARE COMMAND AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAWCAD Commander, Rear Adm. Shane Gahagan and Executive Director Leslie Taylor, opened the command’s new Innovation Hub (iHUB) during a ribbon cutting ceremony, Aug. 1. The iHUB is a new makerspace... Fri, 10 Aug 2018 21:31:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6897 NLDP participant benefits from job rotation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6895 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Job rotations can increase retention, bolster employee motivation and satisfaction, and enhance skills and experience in an increasingly competitive workplace. Participants in NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program are required to go on six-month... Wed, 08 Aug 2018 13:13:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6895 NAWCAD, CNATT Lakehurst partner on new ALRE simulator lab http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6893 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Two Navy organizations are partnering to bring a unique Aircraft Launch and Recovery Equipment (ALRE) simulator to the Lakehurst side of base, which will bring enhanced testing and training capabilities while saving time and money. The... Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6893 Engineers talk disabilities in the workplace at Inclusion Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6881 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst engineers discussed the importance of disclosing disabilities in the workplace during an Inclusion Month event on the Lakehurst side of base July 10. The “Abilities at NAWCAD Lakehurst”... Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6881 Rioux assumes command of the United States Naval Test Pilot School from Hargreaves http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6878 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Cmdr. William E. R. Hargreaves turned over command of the United States Naval Test Pilot School (USNTPS) to Cmdr. Glenn P. Rioux during a change of command ceremony on Thursday,... Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:34:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6878 NAWCAD Lakehurst cuts ribbon on Support Equipment Engineering Lab http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6876 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 July 10 to mark the opening of a new facility where engineers can efficiently investigate... Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6876 Retired Army Sgt. Maj. shares story of transitioning during military service at LGBT Pride Month Event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6873 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - Approximately 100 personnel from across Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst came together in honor of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month on the Lakehurst side of base June 28. The event marked... Fri, 06 Jul 2018 08:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6873 U.S. Naval Test Pilot School Accepts Flying Classroom, ASTARSIII http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6872 NAVAL AIR WARFARE COMMAND AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The United States Naval Test Pilot School (USNTPS) welcomed Airborne Systems Training and Research Support (ASTARS) III aircraft, the newest generation of flying classrooms, today at Naval Air Station Patuxent... Fri, 29 Jun 2018 17:13:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6872 NAWCAD Lakehurst Support Equipment Program Officer awarded for exemplary support to the fleet http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6866 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – A Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst Support Equipment Program Officer (SEPO) was awarded for exemplary service in support of the fleet during a ceremony on the Lakehurst side of base June 25. Scott... Wed, 27 Jun 2018 09:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6866 Professional Development Group supports new hires at NAWCAD Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6859 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – For many new hires in the government, learning their new job is only half the battle. They also need to learn the organizational structure, how to use government information systems and a litany of acronyms.... Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:27:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6859 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