NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:18:10 GMT Knowledge revolution: NAVAIR launches new websites to capture, share naval aviation acquisition expertise NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Offering a virtual knowledge library, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) will launch two websites Nov. 19 to make it easier to collect, categorize and share vital acquisition information. The two Knowledge Management System... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:01:00 GMT AIRTEVRON 21 Changes Command NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, MD – Command of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (HX) 21 changed hands during a ceremony held at Naval Air Station Patuxent River October 23. Cmdr. Timothy Burke relieved Lt. Col. John Neville as commanding officer... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:42:00 GMT New NAVAIR NPS master’s degree grads called to ‘Take the next step’ NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Fifty five Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) employees and officers were recognized for completing a two-year master’s degree in systems engineering, or a one-year certificate in lead systems integration (LSI) via the Naval... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:41:00 GMT MIDS Program Manager relieved NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. - The program manager of the Multi-Functional Information Distribution System (MIDS) program office (PMA/PMW-101) was relieved on Oct. 27 due to a loss of confidence in his ability to command. Capt. Drew Williams was... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:56:00 GMT NAVAIR employees attend Warrior Games, share command mission NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — For the fourth consecutive year, representatives from NAVAIR’s Wounded Warrior Program participated in the annual Warrior Games to inspire recovery and physical fitness among injured service members and share career opportunities. The Warrior... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:58:00 GMT Moran speaks to China Lake Alliance Rear Adm. Mike Moran, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division commander, explains to members of the China Lake Alliance that the command’s three priorities are people, meaningful work, and infrastructure during a meeting Oct. 22 in Ridgecrest, California. Scott O’Neil,... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:35:00 GMT Photo release: Sock it to ‘em Sock it to ‘em: Everyone can use a new pair of socks this time of year, especially the homeless. During October, Socktober coordinators are collecting new socks and donating them to homeless shelters to help keep the inhabitants warm. Wilberto... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:11:00 GMT Photo release: Triton UAS completes second transcontinental flight across the U.S. NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. -- The second of three MQ-4C Triton test aircraft makes its debut at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., Oct. 24 after completing its inaugural cross-country flight from Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, Calif., facility... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:11:00 GMT China Lake conservation leads to big savings NAVAL AIR WEAPONS STATION CHINA LAKE, Calif. - An energy reduction program today returns nearly 30 percent in savings for Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division compared to 2003. The command will reach the 2015 Navy energy and conservation goal... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:27:00 GMT Photo Release: Ready, Set, Mentor Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:28:00 GMT NAVAIR Leadership Development Program brings new leaders together ORLANDO, Fla. - The future looks bright for Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) as the latest group of the organization’s leaders visited Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) in Orlando, Florida, Oct. 6, 2014. As part of the... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:06:00 GMT Hispanic heritage event helps employees sharpen their communication skills NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Because so much of language is nonverbal, employees need to develop intercultural communication skills to succeed in a diverse workplace, said the keynote speaker at a Hispanic Heritage Month event here Oct.... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:08:00 GMT FRCSE hosts top leaders for familiarization visit The deputy chief of naval operations for warfare systems and key leaders from U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF) visited Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE), the largest tenant command on Naval Air Station Jacksonville, to meet with managers and tour the... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:49:00 GMT Veteran helo pilot takes lead of unmanned rotary-wing program NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. -- The Navy and Marine Corps’ Multi-Mission Tactical Unmanned Air System (PMA-266) Program Office welcomed a new leader Oct. 16 during a change-of-command ceremony at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland. Capt. Jeff Dodge,... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:19:00 GMT Air-to-Air Missiles program manager turns over the reins, retires from Navy NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Air-to-Air Missiles Program Office (PMA-259) welcomed its new leader in a ceremony recently at the Rear Adm. William A. Moffett Building. Capt. Jim Stoneman relieved Capt. John “Snooze” Martins as PMA-259 program... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:47:00 GMT Photo release: Second Triton UAS completes first flight NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. --  The second MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft takes off from Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, Calif., facility Oct. 15 for its inaugural flight. The 6.7-hour flight prepared the aircraft for its cross-country trip to Naval Air Station Patuxent River... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:25:00 GMT U.S. Navy’s E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft achieves Initial Operational Capability NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. —  The Airborne Command Control and Logistics Wing announced Oct. 16 that the latest variant of the E-2 aircraft, the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, achieved Initial Operational Capability Oct. 10. IOC signifies that the first... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:11:00 GMT NAWCTSD uses sunshine to save energy ORLANDO, Fla. - A 2012 presidential proclamation declares the month of October "Energy Action Month."  It is a time where organizations across the Department of Defense focus on saving energy. This year's theme is “Energy Action equals Mission Success.” Mission success... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:52:00 GMT Moran says NAWCWD is poised to drive next-gen technology forward Rear Adm. Mike Moran, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD) commander, addressed the general membership of the Regional Defense Partnership for the 21st Century (RDP-21) during its monthly meeting Oct. 7 at the Hall of Justice in Ventura, Calif. Moran... Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:09:00 GMT FRCSE Vertical Lift Shop exceeds fiscal year goals Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) Vertical Lift Integrated Product Team (IPT) celebrated a milestone Sept. 19 recognizing their 100 percent on time delivery rate of H-60 helicopters and MQ8B Fire Scout aircraft back to the fleet during fiscal year 2014. FRCSE... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:42:00 GMT