NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:05:08 GMT First-of-kind P-8A ground test saves $11.2 million, reduces schedule http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6793 Significant milestone for live virtual constructive testing Seeking to improve “Speed to Fleet,” a team from across the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) test and evaluation community created, developed and successfully completed capabilities-based testing and evaluation in a Live,... Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6793 280 F-35s delivered, thousands more in the works; ‘We own the fight,’ says admiral http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6791 With U.S. F-35 squadrons getting underway and international partners receiving and flying their own versions of the cutting-edge platform, the F-35 program is operating at a full sprint. That’s according to Vice Adm. Mat Winter, Program Executive Officer for the F-35... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6791 New Atlantic Test Ranges high-security operations center dedicated at Pax River http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6786 The long-awaited ribbon cutting for a new high-security operations center at the Atlantic Test Ranges (ATR) took place March 27 before a group of Navy officials and distinguished visitors at Naval Air Station Patuxent River. Leslie Taylor, executive director of the... Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:59:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6786 USS Abraham Lincoln welcomes NAVAIR Civilians to Sea participants http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6780 Ever wonder what it might be like conducting your everyday Navy civilian work life onboard a floating city that never sleeps? For 15 participants in the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Civilians to Sea Program, this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity came to... Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:11:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6780 Individuals with disabilities reflect on their experiences at work http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6779 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — For Angela Gaillot, life looks like a foggy morning filled with shadows. Gaillot, an office automation clerk who has worked at NAVAIR since 2009, is almost completely blind. She and three other individuals... Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6779 MEDIA ADVISORY: NAVAIR showcases systems, services and platforms at Sea-Air-Space Expo http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6772 HEADQUARTERS NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — U.S. Navy representatives from several NAVAIR commands and program offices will conduct briefings at Navy League's annual Sea-Air-Space Exposition April 9-11. The exposition takes place at the Gaylord National Resort and... Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:51:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6772 NAVAIR celebrates leadership development program graduates http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6769 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A command-wide graduation ceremony held here March 22 recognized 131 NAVAIR civilian and military participants of two leadership development programs. NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program (NLDP) and Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) are... Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6769 Annual NAVAIR Commander’s Awards celebrate speed, readiness and innovation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6763 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The 18th annual NAVAIR Commander’s Awards, held here March 14, celebrated teams that helped further the command’s strategic priorities: increasing readiness and speed of capability to the fleet. “The depth and breadth... Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6763 First female Blue Angels Pilot shares ‘keys to success’ at Women’s History Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6757 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – “Everybody wants to be awesome, but you’re never going to be awesome if you don’t take a look inside yourself and see how you can be better.” These were the words of Capt. Katie Cook, U.S.... Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6757 Call for Applicants: Additive Manufacturing Workshop for local students with disabilities http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6749 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst invites middle and high school students with disabilities for a two-day workshop on Additive Manufacturing technologies. Offices of Special Education at local school districts are encouraged to... Fri, 02 Mar 2018 14:40:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6749 Researchers bring innovative solutions to Additive Manufacturing at NAWCAD Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6747 Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – A team of four engineers from the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst enhanced Additive Manufacturing (AM) capabilities at the Lakehurst side of base through their research into using a new type of... Wed, 28 Feb 2018 14:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6747 NAWCAD Lakehurst Mentor of the Year helps grow future naval aviation leaders http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6744 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst recognized a cybersecurity engineer for his dedication to helping develop the next generation of engineers and scientists during a ceremony on the Lakehurst side of base... Tue, 27 Feb 2018 11:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6744 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 15:48:00 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 11:30:00 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 13:11:00 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 14:36:00 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 10:55:00 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 15:15:00 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 11:34:00 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 09:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6707