NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:35:32 GMT Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Sailor of the Year success in helping others JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Some people go through life never knowing what career field is right for them; Navy Counselor 1st Class Danielle Weisner is not one of those people. Now, her drive and focus aimed at helping her fellow Sailors make... Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:11:00 GMT Fleet Readiness Center Southeast now primary source for Navy T-6 repair JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In a few years, every Navy and Marine Corps pilot to earn their wings will have flown an aircraft touched by the capable hands of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast artisans. The Chief of Naval Air Training, known as... Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:57:00 GMT 2 Fleet Readiness Center Southeast civilians honored for contributions to warfighter JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – As one of his last official acts as commanding officer of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast, Capt. Chuck Stuart singled out two of his federal civilian employees for recognition. F/A-18 Integrated Product Team Lead Monty Pearce, and Human Resources... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 05:10:00 GMT Capt. Trent DeMoss Takes Command at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Capt. Trent DeMoss took the reins of command at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast at the facility’s change of command ceremony July 20. The Morehead, Kentucky native has spent his entire Navy career in the maintenance community, and the... Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:07:00 GMT Commanding Officer Capt. Chuck Stuart prepares for Fleet Readiness Center change of command with final flight JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Capt. Chuck Stuart, commanding officer of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast, will mark the end of a 26-year Navy career at the aviation repair, maintenance and overhaul facility’s change of command ceremony at 9 a.m., July 20 at... Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:27:00 GMT Navy to Recognize FRCSE Scientists, Engineers with Award at Pentagon JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A trio of triumphs by a team of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast scientists and engineers has earned them a trip to the Pentagon, where they will be presented with the Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists and... Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:21:00 GMT 87 Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Sailors Frocked at Friday Ceremony JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Eighty-seven Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Sailors marked for promotions Friday, in a frocking ceremony at the plant’s Jacksonville detachment. “Frocking,” is a Navy tradition in which Sailors assume the uniform and duties of the next higher rank prior... Thu, 08 Jun 2017 11:26:00 GMT FRCSE Takes Home CNO Shore Safety Award for Large Industrial JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Fleet Readiness Center Southeast has earned the prestigious Chief of Naval Operations Activity Excellence in Shore Safety Award for 2016 in the large industrial category. The award recognizes efficiency of operations through safety, using an aggressive safety management... Thu, 01 Jun 2017 10:48:00 GMT COMFRC Pays Visit to Jacksonville to Thank FRCSE Team for Speed, Quality JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Rear Adm. Mike Zarkowski, Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers, visited Fleet Readiness Center Southeast on May 24, to thank employees for their high performance in providing the U.S. Navy with the aircraft and components it needs. The aviation maintenance,... Thu, 01 Jun 2017 07:03:00 GMT FRCSE Artisan Finds Family Link to Fallen Soldier in Dusty Shoebox JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – As dawn stretched its fingers across the frozen banks of the Sûre River near the town of Gilsdorf, Luxembourg, the idyllic landscape was exploded by the crash of German 88mm artillery rounds. It was Jan. 18, 1945, and... Tue, 23 May 2017 09:52:00 GMT FRCSE Takes Air Force Pave Hawk Repair to Next Level JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Artisans at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast are taking their work on the Air Force’s HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter to new heights. What began as an inter-service agreement for the Navy command to perform basic 600 flight-hour inspections on... Mon, 08 May 2017 07:37:00 GMT New Plating Process at FRCSE Selfless in Protecting Components JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – An aircraft lifting pin will be the first piece of equipment deployed by the Navy with a new zinc-nickel plating process designed by chemists and engineers at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast. The coating will act as a living... Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:55:00 GMT FRCSE mustang makes leap at Mayport commissioning JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Ruby Richey choked-up as tears welled in her eyes when asked how she felt watching her son be commissioned as chief warrant officer in U.S. Navy on March 1. She raised CWO2 Daniel Richey and his four siblings... Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:12:00 GMT First 3D-printed aircraft component takes to skies at FRCSE JACKSONVILLE, Fla. –Military pilots have to stay cool under pressure, and the first 3D-printed component at Fleet Readiness Center Southeast will help them stay that way. The forearm-length piece of air duct tubing, constructed with a composite material known as Ultum... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 06:26:00 GMT Mentoring the "foundation" of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In honor of Naval Air Command’s Mentoring Awareness Month, Fleet Readiness Center Southeast presented its 2016 NAVAIR Mentor of the Year Award, along with five Dora Quinlan Mentorship Awards Jan. 26. Sadell Crump, a supervisor in the facility’s... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:28:00 GMT NAS Jacksonville fire crew gets out of tight situation at FRCSE JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – First Coast Fire and Rescue got a victim out of a tight spot at the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Crinkley Engine Facility on Jan. 12. Thankfully, the victim was a dummy – a mannequin – and the call... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:13:00 GMT Experience and work ethic pay off for FRCSE human resources employee of the year JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – With increasing demand for aircraft and components in Fiscal Year 2016, hiring new employees was critical for Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE). Leadership of the aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility set a goal to hire 320 new... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:41:00 GMT Manufacturers association recognizes FRCSE with top award Jacksonville, Fla. – Lake Ray, president of the First Coast Manufacturers Association (FCMA), named Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) as the recipient of the FCMA Manufacturer of the Year Award at the association’s annual ceremony Oct. 19 in St. Augustine,... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:43:00 GMT Team Navy Jax cyclists ride to combat MS JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  - Team Navy Jax cyclists, comprised of active and retired military and Department of Defense civilians, participated in the 30th annual Multiple Sclerosis (MS) PGA TOUR Cycle to the Shore event Oct. 22. Team members raised more than $13,500... Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:40:00 GMT Naval Aviation Enterprise honors chief warrant officer for his leadership JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Chief Warrant Officer Mike Guertin is a familiar face around Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Detachment Jacksonville. In his role as avionics officer, he’s led the charge on some of the command’s leading technological programs. On Oct. 19, Guertin... Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:29:00 GMT