NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:39:33 GMT U.S. Navy, Royal Australian Air Force solidify radar system collaboration http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6673 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly develop the latest jammer technology. The Airborne Electronic Attack Systems and EA-6B Program Office (PMA-234)... Thu, 02 Nov 2017 09:54:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6673 E-2D continues to equip warfighters on 10th anniversary of first flight http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6603 Airborne early warning and command and control platform continues to add capability a decade into service Aug. 3 marks the 10th anniversary of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye’s (AHE) first flight. This birthday celebration comes in the wake of another first for the... Wed, 02 Aug 2017 20:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6603 Aircraft launch, recovery historic firsts aboard USS Ford http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6600 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – With the first successful launch and recovery of a fighter jet aboard the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the U.S. Navy made history during a brief test event July... Sat, 29 Jul 2017 06:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6600 Navy’s new launch system eliminates concerns with latest testing http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6596 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS) team completed testing at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, early this summer, validating a software fix that will ensure safe launches. A total of 71 EMALS launches... Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6596 Airborne Electronic Attack program office installs former EA-6B pilot as program manager http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6587 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Calling the opportunity to lead the Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Systems & EA-6B Program Office (PMA-234) a “tremendous honor and humbling experience,” Capt. Michael “Bobby” Orr assumed command here June 28 in... Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:58:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6587 Australia steps up to jam http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6582 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) intent to collaborate on the development of the AN/ALQ-249 Next Generation Jammer Mid-band (Increment 1) (NGJ-MB) program is on track to become a reality with the... Wed, 05 Jul 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6582 Outgoing program manager leaves legacy of professionalism, fun http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6570 Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Systems and EA-6B Program Office (PMA-234) leader on his way to the Pentagon NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – You can sometimes hear the program office staff's laughter and shouting before you enter their spaces.... Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6570 Next Gen Jammer Increment 1 on track http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6542 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —The Airborne Electronic Attack Systems and EA-6B program office (PMA-234) completed a critical design review (CDR) for the AN/ALQ-249 Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) Increment (Inc) 1 Mid-band program at Naval Air Station Patuxent... Thu, 18 May 2017 08:25:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6542 Navy Airborne Electronic Attack Systems and EA-6B program office leaders brief NJROTC cadets http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6490 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Learning how the Navy works and gaining insight into NAVAIR were among the reasons two of the 23 Navy JROTC students from Great Mills High School, Maryland, gave for participating in a... Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6490 AAG remains Navy’s choice for next-gen recovery system http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6465 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. ­­– On the heels of continued progress of the Advanced Arresting Gear’s test program, to include completion of the 350th trap of an F/A-18E Super Hornet in December, senior Navy officials announced the... Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6465 Navy’s jammer team recognized for Defense Department acquisition excellence http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6451 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —The Next Generation Jammer Increment 1 (NGJ Inc 1) team's "revolutionary approach in the evolution of Airborne Electronic Attack" earned it one of three Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics... Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6451 Bailey handpicked for first USD AT&L Chairman’s Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6439 Program Executive Office for Tactical Aircraft (PEO(T)) program manager impresses with knowledge, work with industry NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — In a Pentagon awards ceremony recognizing Defense Department acquisition workforce “all-stars”, the Airborne Electronic Attack Systems and EA-6B... Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:09:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6439 AAG traps first fly-in http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6383 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) completes a first-of-its-kind recovery of an F/A-18E Super Hornet at the Runway Arrested Landing Site in Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 13. This event, conducted as part of AAG performance... Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6383 Ford Sailors train to trap with Advanced Arresting Gear http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6354 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Nineteen Sailors from Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) recently graduated from Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) operator and maintainer initial training conducted at the test sites in Lakehurst, New Jersey. This... Fri, 02 Sep 2016 07:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6354 Airborne Electronic Attack Systems Jammer team receives NAVAIR Commander’s Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6288 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.— The team responsible for the design, development and procurement of the Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) capability was recently honored with a Naval Air Systems Commander’s award. The NGJ integrated product team (IPT) received the... Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:37:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6288 New leader for E-2/C-2 Airborne Tactical Data System Program Office http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6281 Incoming PM looks forward to working with leaders across Hawkeye, Greyhound community to shape future of aircraft that provide airborne command and control, and logistics NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – A new program manager took the helm of... Wed, 08 Jun 2016 10:40:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6281 Demonstration showcases AIM-9X joint-service venture http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6247 Air-to-Air missile repurposed for surface-to-air use NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Integration of the joint Navy and Air Force AIM-9X Sidewinder Air Intercept Missile with the Army’s Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) hit the mark as the teams completed a... Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6247 Next Generation Jammer Increment 1 contract award moves system’s capability ‘one step closer’ to warfighter http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6239 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Co.  an approximately $1 billion Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) contract on April 13 for the Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) Increment 1 (Inc. 1) system. NGJ Inc. 1... Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:56:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6239 Capstone project goes to infinity and ... the National Air and Space Museum's annex at Dulles airport http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6233 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Sixteen years ago, eight U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) midshipmen initiated a capstone project that would serve as a launching pad for the future of the astronautics track, providing up-and-coming seniors hands-on experience... Mon, 11 Apr 2016 13:51:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6233 Next Generation Jammer Inc 1 approved to enter the Engineering & Manufacturing Development phase http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6231 External pod will address advanced, emerging threats NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The Navy’s Next Generation Jammer (NGJ) Increment 1 (Inc 1) received the official go-ahead to enter the next phase of development April 5 when the Milestone... Thu, 07 Apr 2016 13:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6231