NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:13:56 GMT NAVAIR names Pax River 2017 Mentor of the Year NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Effective mentorship develops employees, helps them open doors and avoids pitfalls along the way. That describes the inspiration for Harris Cooper Jr., the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Patuxent River 2017 Mentor... Mon, 05 Feb 2018 08:41:00 GMT Two FRCs, Sailors recognized for CPI Excellence NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Two fleet readiness centers (FRC) and two FRC Mid-Atlantic Detachment Patuxent River (FRCMA DET PAX) Sailors were honored recently as the Naval Aviation (NAE) Excellence in Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) Award recipients. Senior... Thu, 02 Nov 2017 09:07:00 GMT Parachute Riggers’ 75th anniversary looks to the community’s past, future NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Aircrew survival equipmentmen from Southern Maryland celebrated the 75th anniversary of their rating at Fleet Readiness Center Mid-Atlantic Detachment Patuxent River (FRCMA Det Patuxent River) Paraloft Division, Naval Air Station Patuxent River,... Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:48:00 GMT Photo Release: Ahmad visits shipyard Tue, 30 May 2017 06:50:00 GMT College president says diversity demands engagement NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Mentoring young employees is key to fostering an inclusive environment, especially in today’s era of engaged citizenship in which individuals are increasingly asserting their role in government and taking direct action on... Thu, 11 May 2017 09:08:00 GMT FRCMA Pax River manager strikes gold, named ‘Outstanding Supervisor’ NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. — The Baltimore Federal Executive Board recognized the efforts of a Patuxent River manager during its annual Excellence in Federal Career Awards luncheon May 5 in Baltimore. Mark Cusic, the aircraft equipment maintenance manager... Wed, 10 May 2017 10:57:00 GMT FRCMA Sailor’s innovative idea wins Athena Project DC 2.0, Adm. Sims Award for Intellectual Courage NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. – Early in her career, Petty Officer 2nd Class Jerin Raby had so many bruises on her shoulders and legs, a shipmate expressed his concerns about her health and well-being. It was that experience... Thu, 04 May 2017 07:56:00 GMT COMFRC’s In-Service Repair Deployed Support Team improves readiness, wins NAVAIR Commander’s award NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. – Getting aircraft out of maintenance and back on the flight schedule quickly is a key component to readiness. An enterprise focused team from Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC) is working to make... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:08:00 GMT Fallon earns Navy recognition for improving COMFRC safety NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. – Working to keep more than 18,000 people across eight Fleet Readiness Centers (FRCs) safe is a daunting task, but a director at the Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC) is doing just that. The... Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:24:00 GMT NAS Oceana Sailors and Marines impress at Boots-on-Ground event NAVAL AIR STATION OCEANA, Va. —  Roughly 100 senior U.S. Navy officials gathered here March 14 at for a Boots-on-Ground event highlighting efforts by Sailors and Marines at Fleet Readiness Center (FRCMA) Mid-Atlantic to enhance naval aviation readiness. The event included... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:44:00 GMT MV-22 Osprey depot-level repair facility opens in Japan KISARAZU, Japan – Members of Fleet Readiness Center Western Pacific (FRCWP) joined Japanese city officials, industry executives, and self-defense force leaders in a ribbon cutting ceremony Jan. 12 to open the first, Japan-based, depot-level MV-22 Osprey repair facility at Camp... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:34:00 GMT Leaders Discuss Logistics Challenges, Solutions during 2016 DOD Maintenance Symposium Albuquerque, N.M.—Readiness is the number one priority in Naval Aviation today, but aging aircraft, lack of resources and other challenges are inhibiting effective air operations across the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. Supply, maintenance and logistics leaders outlined some of... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:44:00 GMT Government Leaders Talk Depots at DoD Maintenance Symposium Albuquerque, N.M.—The health of depots is crucial to our nation’s sustainment and readiness, but lack of funding, confused requirements and ineffective communication among stakeholders is threatening them, according to a panel on Title X funding held Dec. 5 at the... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:49:00 GMT Production leads, program managers meet to advance CCPM across all FRCs NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Increasing speed to the fleet with the utilization of Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) was the main topic of discussion at the Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers' (COMFRC) off-site held at the Southern... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:53:00 GMT Enabling technology is focus of second annual FRC safety meeting NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — More than 25 senior safety officers from eight Fleet Readiness Centers (FRC) sites worldwide and representatives from DoD attended the Annual Safety Director Meeting at FRC Aviation Support Equipment in Solomons Island,... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:21:00 GMT Photo Release: RDML Zarkowski mentors JLDP shadow Mon, 31 Oct 2016 15:18:00 GMT PHOTO RELEASE: Rear Adm. Zarkowski kick starts Boots on the Ground Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:12:00 GMT COMFRC seats new deputy commander COMMANDER, FLEET READINESS CENTERS, NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Naval Aviation’s command responsible for the maintenance, repair and overhaul of aviation assets welcomed Martin Ahmad as its new deputy commander at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Maryland,... Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:50:00 GMT NAS Pax celebrates Navy’s 241st birthday in style NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Members of the Naval Air Station Patuxent River community donned their best to celebrate at the Navy 241st Birthday Ball Oct. 13 at the River’s Edge Catering and Conference Center here. This year’s theme... Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:38:00 GMT PHOTO RELEASE: Mentoring NAVAIR’s future workforce NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Ann Wood, production director for Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC), mentors Emily Stump and Jen Dickson during a Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Speed Mentoring event Sept. 8 at Naval Air Station Patuxent... Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:46:00 GMT