NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:00:09 GMT NAVAIR’s new leaders learn the big picture http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5576 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Twenty-six developing NAVAIR leaders traveled to the NAVAIR Washington Liaison Office in Arlington, Va., March 10-14 for a Washington Arena Seminar, part of their participation in NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program. “I'm a huge... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:51:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5576 Employers, wounded warriors and veterans, register now for hiring conference http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5571 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Whether you’re a veteran or wounded warrior looking for a job or an employer looking for qualified candidates, the 4th Annual Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Conference is the place to be May 28-29. The two-day conference in... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:27:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5571 Black History Month event focuses on ‘the browning and graying of America’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5570 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The future of the U.S. is brown and gray, according to a University of North Carolina professor who spoke at NAVAIR’s national Black History Month event Feb. 27. “We are in the midst... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5570 Journey Leadership Development Program aims to shape tomorrow’s leaders http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5561 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — 184 of NAVAIR’s future leaders gathered for a national kickoff of the 2014 Journey Leadership Development program (JLDP) Feb. 12. JLDP is part of NAVAIR’s plan to create a long-range workforce strategy that... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5561 Sixteen NAVAIR employees win Black Engineer of the Year Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5560 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Sixteen NAVAIR employees won National Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA) for their efforts in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at the STEM Global Competitiveness Conference Feb. 6-8 in Washington,... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:20:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5560 Job rotations offer a chance to learn on the fly http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5558 NAVAIR Leadership Development Program (NLDP) Participant Spotlight NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — When it comes to career development, just do it. That’s what Thomas Ridley, a Propulsion Team lead and member of the NAVAIR Leadership Development Program (NLDP), believes.... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5558 Harris wins first NAVAIR Mentor of the Year Award at Patuxent River http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5556 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A customer service liaison here won NAVAIR’s first Mentor of the Year Award for exemplifying the ideal qualities and character of a mentor. Valisa S. Harris, of NAVAIR’s Command Strategies, Force Planning and... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:51:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5556 NAVAIR charts a new course in virtual worlds http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5547 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Imagine engineers, program managers, shipyards, Sailors and Marines designing aircraft, analyzing parts, creating new tactics, training and models — all together in real time, without ever leaving their office. All this is possible... Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5547 NAVAIR forms new diversity recruitment partnership http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5526 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Growing up in Puerto Rico and Florida, materials engineer Jennifer Feliciano-Roman dreamed of working for the defense industry. It was at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) national conference in Fort Worth,... Mon, 13 Jan 2014 10:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5526 Teaming up for success http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5525 NAVAIR Leadership Development Program Participant Nominated for Acquisition Award  NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — If anyone knows there’s no “I” in “team,” it’s Marci Spiotta. Nominated for the 2012 Department of the Navy Acquisition Excellence Award in the Acquisition... Tue, 07 Jan 2014 17:49:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5525 Opportunity is knocking. Are you prepared? http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5494 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Armed with seasoned mentors, self-confidence and innovative ideas, employees will be prepared for any opportunity that comes their way, guest speakers said at a career workshop here Nov. 12. “Prepare, perform and be... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 16:14:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5494 Trailblazer for women in government offers advice on making the grade http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5487 Retired Rear Adm. James Basil Godwin III remembers clearly why he selected Steffanie Easter as his deputy program executive officer in 2002, a decision that helped her make history as the first African-American woman appointed to the senior executive ranks... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:15:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5487 Job shadowing sheds light on new knowledge, points of view http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5486 NAVAIR Leadership Development Program Spotlight NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — At first, Mike Hackert wasn’t quite sure what job shadowing meant. He knew it was a requirement to complete the NAVAIR Leadership Development Program (NLDP), which he joined in... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 10:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5486 NAVAIR engineer wins DoD Disability Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5479 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A data fusion engineer here won the 2013 Outstanding DoD Employee with a Disability Award. Rose Dill, who works for the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Integrated Systems Evaluation, Experimentation and Test... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 10:27:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5479 Mentoring on the menu http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5463 New NAVAIR leaders meet with senior mentors during leadership training class NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER TRAINING SYSTEMS DIVISION, ORLANDO, Fla. — What’s on your lunch menu today? How about a helping of career advice from seasoned NAVAIR professionals? That’s what 34 developing... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 11:37:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5463 Logistics specialists complete Acquisition Development program http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5460 Eight logistics management specialists at Naval Air Station Patuxent River reached the first of many career milestones with Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers and Naval Air Systems Command Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR 6.0) as they graduated from the Naval Acquisition... Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5460 Employers, wounded warriors: register now for hiring conference http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5459 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md – Whether you’re a veteran or wounded warrior looking for a job or an employer looking for qualified candidates, the 4th Annual Wounded Warrior Hiring and Support Conference is the place to be... Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5459 NAVAIR leaders learn to harvest big results at leadership workshop http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5452 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — A group of NAVAIR leaders learned how to make their figurative gardens grow at a NAVAIR Leadership Development Program (NLDP) workshop held here Aug. 12-13. “Letting something grow on its own rarely brings... Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5452 Employees win Americans with Disabilities Act Awareness Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5445 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Two NAVAIR employees won 2013 Americans with Disabilities Act Awareness Awards from the St. Mary’s County Commission for People with Disabilities July 30. Paula Hummer, a recruiter for individuals with disabilities, won a... Tue, 20 Aug 2013 15:00:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5445 Emerging NAVAIR leaders learn the importance of innovation, collaboration http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5430 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER TRAINING SYSTEMS DIVISION, ORLANDO, Fla. — Leadership is all about innovation, the executive officer here told new members of NAVAIR’s Leadership Development Program (NLDP) at their first training class July 22-26. “I’d like to think of innovation... Thu, 01 Aug 2013 11:13:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5430