NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 25 Feb 2018 03:55:39 GMT NAWCAD Lakehurst honors African American service members http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6736 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – More than 100 Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst personnel came together to recognize current and former African American service members during the 2018 Black History Month event Feb. 8. The event, hosted by the NAWCAD... Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6736 NAVAIR recognizes 2017 Mentor of the Year winners http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6733 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Be a commander, not a demander. That was the advice that author and former fighter pilot Rob “Waldo” Waldman gave Jan. 30 at River's Edge Catering and Conference Center during the 2018 National Mentoring... Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6733 NAVAIR names 2017 Sailor of the Year http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6727 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Petty Officer 1st Class Michael A. Giraud with the Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 31 (VX-31) was named 2017 NAVAIR Sailor of the Year at a ceremony here Jan. 25. In his endorsement, Capt.... Mon, 29 Jan 2018 12:11:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6727 NAWCAD Commander’s Awards honor excellence in work for the warfighter http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6715 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, Patuxent River, Md. – Technical advancements and achievements from across the Command were recognized at the 17th Annual Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Commander’s and Innovation Awards ceremony at the Rear Adm. William... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6715 At Martin Luther King Jr. Day event, advocates call for workplace diversity http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6721 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The U.S. has made tremendous progress since the days of the Civil Rights Movement, but Martin Luther King Jr.’s message remains just as relevant today as it was 50 years ago. That was... Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6721 NAWCAD Lakehurst honors employees for exemplary service http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6714 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst recently recognized three members of its workforce for exemplary service in support of the fleet. Dominick Branco, Saundra Mason and Man Wai Wong received the Department of... Tue, 02 Jan 2018 14:15:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6714 Navy civilians, Sailors donate toys to more than 250 local children http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6713 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – For the 42nd year, Navy civilians and Sailors 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. More... Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:34:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6713 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