NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:18:03 GMT Navy completes LRASM milestone test event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6709 Point Mugu Sea Test Range, Calif.  – The U.S. Navy is closer to delivering its new Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) after completing another milestone test flight from an Air Force  B-1B Lancer Dec. 8 over Point Mugu Sea Test... Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6709 Smiley joins AOC Technology Hall of Fame http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6708 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, POINT MUGU, Calif. - Dr. Ron Smiley, Avionics, Sensors and E*Warfare Department national director, was inducted into the Association of Old Crows’ Technology Hall of Fame during a ceremony Nov. 29 in Washington, D.C. The... Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:21:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6708 NAWCAD Lakehurst hosts inaugural Native American Heritage Month event http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6707 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst personnel came together in observance of Native American Heritage Month (NAHM) on the Lakehurst side of base Nov. 29. The event marked the first official NAHM celebration to... Thu, 07 Dec 2017 08:47:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6707 Navy’s electronic Consolidated Automated Support System (eCASS) achieves Initial Operational Capability at NAS Oceana http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6706 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.  - The Common Aviation Support Equipment program office (PMA-260) achieved Initial Operational Capability (IOC) for the Navy’s electronic Consolidated Automated Support System (eCASS) Sept. 29 at Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia. The milestone... Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6706 Opportunities come when you are prepared http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6705 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Naval Aviation employees must continuously engage in personal and professional development to best position themselves for advancement, according to Naval Air System Command (NAVAIR) Assistant Commander for Logistics and Industrial Operations Brig.... Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6705 NADP, ESDP graduates share personal experiences, lessons learned http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6704 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Thirteen logistics management specialists graduated from the Navy Acquisition Development Program (NADP) and the Engineer Scientist Developmental Program (ESDP) in a ceremony at Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Maryland, Nov. 9,... Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:06:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6704 Air Combat Electronics Hosts Open Architecture Industry Day and Future Airborne Capability Environment Consortium http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6703 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.  — The Air Combat Electronics program office (PMA-209) hosted an Open Architecture (OA) Industry Day and Future Airborne Capability Environment (FACE™) Consortium Oct. 17-19, aiming to help government and industry learn more about... Mon, 04 Dec 2017 14:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6703 Vice CNO calls for holodeck-like training tech at I/ITSEC http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6702 ORLANDO, Fla.–Walking the show floor of the 2017 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran saw a lot of fast-developing technology that impressed him. But he didn’t see the one thing he wants, even... Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:22:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6702 NAVAIR Commander Touts Capabilities-Based Acquisition at I/ITSEC http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6701 ORLANDO, Fla—Naval Air Systems Command is developing an approach that will ensure delivery of fully integrated products to the warfighter. Capabilities-based acquisition is designed to ensure the warfighter has everything they need to fully train on new systems the day they... Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:56:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6701 Unmanned Carrier Aviation program office welcomes new leadership http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6700 NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md.–The Unmanned Carrier Aviation office (PMA-268) welcomed a new program manager during a change of command ceremony Nov. 21 in Patuxent River.  Capt. Beau Duarte, who will retire in April after 28 years of service, transferred leadership to... Tue, 28 Nov 2017 13:01:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6700 NASA astronaut candidate has ties to NAWCWD http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6699 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. - Marine Corps Maj. Jasmin Moghbeli, who was a test pilot with Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division’s Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 31 from March 2014 to August 2015,... Mon, 27 Nov 2017 12:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6699 FRCSW Earns FY 2017 SECNAV Platinum Level Energy Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6698 NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. - Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) has earned the Secretary of the Navy’s (SECNAV) Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Energy and Water Management Platinum Level Award for FY 2016 environmental accomplishments. Presented annually and divided into... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:33:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6698 Program preps NAVAIR employees for future leadership roles http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6697 HEADQUARTERS, NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – To be an effective leader at NAVAIR, you must first understand the role you play and how that role contributes to the overall mission. That’s according to Gregory Yellman, NAVAIR’s deputy assistant... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6697 Prototyping and Manufacturing Division achieves quality management certification http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6695 Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Lakehurst was recently certified for its implementation of a structured quality management system in line with the highest standards of the industrial environment. The NAWCAD Lakehurst Prototyping and Manufacturing... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6695 FRC East marks another F-35 milestone http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6694 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. — Fleet Readiness Center East achieved another milestone for its support of the F-35 Lightning II program. The depot received its first U. S. Navy F-35C Lightning II, carrier variant, for maintenance Nov. 9.... Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:54:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6694 NAVAIR hosts first orientation flight in a CH-53K King Stallion http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6691 PEO(A) Public Affairs NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Naval Air Systems Command and Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, hosted a ‘first of its kind’ orientation flight in the CH-53K King Stallion for Brig. Gen. Nir Nin-Nun, Israeli Air... Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6691 NAWCAD teams pioneer, learn lessons in Innovation Challenge 3 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6690 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, Patuxent River, Md. – At its heart, innovation is about solving problems and learning lessons along the way. “Certainly, nothing goes as planned; that's part of what makes the Innovation Challenge great,” said Nicholas Sofocleous,... Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6690 Dotson takes over at VX-30 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6689 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, POINT MUGU, Calif. - Cmdr. Christopher D. Dotson relieved Cmdr. Andrew J. Ballinger as the Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 30 commanding officer in a change of command ceremony Nov. 9 in Point... Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6689 Innovation Challenge: Visionaries push on ideas http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6688 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. — Fleet Readiness Center East innovators are continuing forward in the design, development and prototype phase of the Innovation Challenge. And according to much of the advancing innovators’ feedback, such a moment to participate... Thu, 09 Nov 2017 10:07:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6688 NAWCAD hosts Disability Mentoring Day for local students, job seekers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6680 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Ten high school, college students and job seekers from Southern Maryland had the chance to discover future career opportunities and expand their network during Disability Mentoring Day Oct. 25. This event... Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:34:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6680