NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:47:56 GMT 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 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 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 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 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 NAWCAD division earns aerospace quality management certification http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6834 NAVAL AIRWARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — NAWCAD’S Aircraft Prototype Systems Division (APSD) recently earned the SAE Aerospace Standard AS9100D certification following a thourough evaluation by independent auditors. The AS9100D standard certification ensures that every aerospace supplier meets recognized industry quality... Tue, 29 May 2018 14:07:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6834 Two honored with Tester of the Year Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6820 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) honored Maj. Eric Northam with the USMC Military Tester of the Year, and Jacob Rohrer with the U.S. Navy Civilian Tester of the Year. The... Thu, 17 May 2018 14:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6820 NAWCAD personnel honored with Navy awards for excellence in test and evaluation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6809 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.—Two NAWCAD personnel and one team were honored with Department of the Navy (DON) Test and Evaluation Awards during a ceremony here. Mr. Carroll P. “Rick” Quade, Deputy, DON Test and Evaluation, presented... Mon, 07 May 2018 16:38:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6809 NAWCAD engineer wins 2018 Asian American Most Promising Engineer of the Year award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6799 Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Jennifer Lam-Nguyen Pham won Asian American Most Promising Engineer of the Year at the 2018 Asian American Engineer of the Year awards ceremony held April 7 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Pham was honored for her... Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:36:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6799 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 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 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 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 08:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6690 NAWCAD honors innovative work for the warfighter http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6651 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – In their quest to solve current naval operational challenges and stave off future ones, scientists and engineers at the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) develop new products and processes. Their... Fri, 29 Sep 2017 15:12:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6651 HX-21 earns Secretary of the Navy 2016 Aviation Safety Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6624 Recognition comes as squadron reaches 30 years without Class “A” mishap NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland  — Air Test and Evaluation Squadron TWO ONE (HX-21) was presented the 2016 Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Safety Excellence Award... Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6624 Huge work benefits small businesses, earns program team Department of Defense innovation award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6620 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland — For finding ways to increase the number of first time awardees, decrease contract time of award, and expand technology sustainment initiatives, the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Small Business Innovation... Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:57:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6620 Summer internship program immerses students in naval research, engineering, innovation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland — “Young minds find innovation first,” said Dr. James Sheehy, Naval Aviation Enterprise chief technology officer, as he kicked off the Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) Presentation Days here July... Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 Aircraft Division scientists, engineers win top Department of the Navy awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – Three of Aircraft Division’s best scientists and engineers earned the Department of the Navy’s 2016 Assistant Secretary of Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607