NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:40:17 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 MEDIA ADVISORY: Navy to showcase E-2 Hawkeye at Norfolk WHAT: Members of the media are invited to view the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye at Naval Air Station Norfolk, Virginia. The event will be an opportunity to hear from Navy and industry leadership about the enhanced capability E-2D Advanced Hawkeye brings... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:40:00 GMT NAVAIR Leadership Development Program seminar offers global perspective NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — For 28 up-and-coming NAVAIR leaders, the world just got a little bit smaller. As part of the fall 2014 global perspectives seminar, held Sept. 22-26 in Newport, Rhode Island, participants in NAVAIR’s Leadership... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:57:00 GMT Navy realigns critical support workload to ‘Specialized and Proven Aircraft’ Program Office NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Navy’s Specialized and Proven Aircraft Program Office (PMA-226) has expanded its mission, taking over management of the F-5 N/F and F-16 A/B adversary aircraft as well as the acquisition of Contracted... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:07:00 GMT Navy acquisition development program graduates seven logisticians NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Seven logistics management specialists graduated from the Naval Acquisition Developmental Program (NADP) on Sept. 18 ready to embark on careers with the Naval Air Systems Command Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR-6.0). During a... Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:47:00 GMT NAWCWD manned for unmanned systems Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division scientists, engineers, technicians and operators are involved in all levels of Unmanned Systems (UxS) research, development, acquisition, testing and evaluation (RDAT&E). “Unmanned systems are a huge part of our future,” said Elijah Soto, NAWCWD director... Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:29:00 GMT NAWCWD showcases capabilities to new admirals Three newly selected admirals from Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) spent Sept. 22 – 25 learning about Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division capabilities at China Lake and Point Mugu. “I think understanding the intellectual property that is here at NAWCWD... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:29:00 GMT Navy signs Educational Partnership Agreement with Stevens Institute of Technology Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – On Sept. 24, Navy officials met with administrators from the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, N.J., to sign an Educational Partnership Agreement (EPA) intended to enhance the educational experience of students and faculty by... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:35:00 GMT