NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:54:23 GMT 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 Employees graduate from rigorous systems engineering and systems integration programs at Naval Postgraduate School http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6528 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland — Twenty-three Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) and Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) employees received their Master of Science degrees in systems engineering (MSSE) or engineering systems (MSES) and... Tue, 02 May 2017 12:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6528 NAWCTSD Celebrates Diversity Day http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6521 ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Naval Air Warfare Center Training System Division (NAWCTSD) joined forces with U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI), and U.S. Marine Corps Program Manager for Training Systems (PM TRASYS) in celebrating... Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:38:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6521 NAVAIR celebrates its newest leaders at graduation ceremony http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6515 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A command-wide graduation ceremony held here March 29 recognized 225 future leaders from NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program (NLDP) and Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP). The two programs, part of an ongoing command... Mon, 10 Apr 2017 15:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6515 Women’s History Month: First female FRC-WP aircraft planner and estimator reflects on her career http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6513 FLEET READINESS CENTER WESTERN PACIFIC, ATSUGI, JAPAN — Diane Sullivan has always kept her eye on the sky. Inspired by the aircraft on television shows such as “Airwolf,” “The A-Team” and “Magnum, P.I.,” and by her love of numbers and building... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6513 Trailblazing brigadier general helps NAVAIR celebrate Women’s History Month http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6512 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Even for an award-winning brigadier general, life doesn’t always go as planned. “Don’t let the things that have happened in the past define the person you’re going to be,” said Brig. Gen.... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6512 NAVAIR Commander’s Awards celebrate innovation, readiness and speed http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6509 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The 17th annual NAVAIR Commander’s Awards, held here March 22, recognized the role teams and teamwork play within NAVAIR in support of business innovation, technical innovation, improving fleet readiness and increasing... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6509 MEDIA ADVISORY: NAVAIR showcases systems, services and platforms at Sea-Air-Space Expo http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6508 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — U.S. Navy representatives from several NAVAIR program offices will conduct briefings at Navy League's annual Sea-Air-Space Exposition April 3-5. The exposition takes place at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National... Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6508 DOD names Navy robotics engineer ‘Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6499 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – A Naval Air Systems Command engineer has been named the Department of Defense Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter for his research in using robotics to optimize workload and increase safety for Sailors on the flight... Wed, 08 Mar 2017 11:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6499