NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:55:12 GMT STEMersion: Educators team with industry to prep students for future prospects http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6619 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. — Craven County Schools Career and Technical Education Division is concerned about how local industry will suffer if there becomes a lack of skilled candidates to sustain it. So in worrying about achieving the... Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:56:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6619 Navy completes first LRASM free flight from B-1B Lancer http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6618 NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md.  – The U.S. Navy and Lockheed Martin conducted the first free flight launch of the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) from a B-1B Lancer Aug.17 over Point Mugu Sea Range in California. This event marked... Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:18:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6618 Summer internship program immerses students in naval research, engineering, innovation http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland — “Young minds find innovation first,” said Dr. James Sheehy, Naval Aviation Enterprise chief technology officer, as he kicked off the Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) Presentation Days here July... Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:55:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6617 Tomahawk production team delivers 4,000th missile http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6616 NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md.-- The U.S. Navy and Tomahawk manufacturer Raytheon Missile Systems Company celebrated the  delivery of the 4,000th Block IV cruise missile to the fleet in August. “Tomahawk is known as the ‘nation’s weapon of choice’ and... Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6616 WD hosts RAAF for training, test deployment http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6615 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. - The sea, air and land ranges at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division were abuzz with F/A-18 Super Hornet and EA-18G “Growler” aircraft as over 130 members of the Royal... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6615 NAWCTSD Leaders Experience Recruit Training http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6614 GREAT LAKES, Ill. – A group of leaders from the Orlando, Florida-based Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) observed Navy training in action at Recruit Training Command May 31 - June 2. Highlights of the visit included an orientation of... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6614 FRC East inducts first F-35 A http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6613 FLEET READINESS CENTER EAST, Cherry Point, NC -- Fleet Readiness Center East received the first F-35A Lightning II for upgrade here Aug. 9, 2017. The aircraft variant, primarily operated by the Air Force, was flown from Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, to FRC East... Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:09:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6613 FRCSW Sailors, Artisans Team Up to Service T-700 Engines http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6612 NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. - While artisans in the Building 325 H-60 Seahawk maintenance facility ensure the structural integrity of the helicopter’s airframe, another group of Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) teammates in Building 379 focus on maintaining... Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:20:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6612 Project Management 101 graduates 26 more at Point Mugu http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6611 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, POINT MUGU, Calif. -- Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division recognized 26 employees for completing the Project Management 101 program during a ceremony Aug. 8 at Point Mugu; 44 more will be honored in... Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:01:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6611 Concealed in details: NDI efforts find hidden flaws and defects, ensure safety and quality http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6610 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. — Producing quality aircraft, engines and components is always a top priority at Fleet Readiness Center East, but sometimes tiny cracks and defects can hide in parts where they can’t be seen with... Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6610 Logistician garners NAVAIR employee of year honors http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6609 MARINE CORPS AIR STATION CHERRY POINT, N.C. — The work of managing, prioritizing and coordinating action requests for all Marine Corps units for the Logistics Management Integration Department has garnered one Fleet Readiness Center East employee top honors among Naval... Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:26:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6609 PHOTO RELEASE: FRCSW Employee Wins NAVAIR Commander's Award http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6608 Fri, 04 Aug 2017 14:23:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6608 Aircraft Division scientists, engineers win top Department of the Navy awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – Three of Aircraft Division’s best scientists and engineers earned the Department of the Navy’s 2016 Assistant Secretary of Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:35:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6607 Speaker helps NAWCWD visualize a disability-friendly workplace http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6606 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. - In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division welcomed internationally-known speaker, author and retired judge, Dana LaMon, to Point Mugu and China Lake on... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 13:33:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6606 Jacobs retires, Dall assumes command of Common Aviation Support Equipment program office http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6605 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md.-Navy Capt. Thomas Dall, maintenance officer of the Helicopter Maritime Strike Wing, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, in Mayport, Florida, assumed the role of program manager for the Common Aviation Support Equipment program office (PMA-260) during... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 12:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6605 2 Fleet Readiness Center Southeast civilians honored for contributions to warfighter http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6604 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 06:10:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6604 E-2D continues to equip warfighters on 10th anniversary of first flight http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6603 Airborne early warning and command and control platform continues to add capability a decade into service Aug. 3 marks the 10th anniversary of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye’s (AHE) first flight. This birthday celebration comes in the wake of another first for the... Wed, 02 Aug 2017 21:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6603 Etter awards recognize NAWCWD employees http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6602 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. -- Three Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division employees earned the 2016 Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists and Engineers of the Year Awards during a ceremony July 13 at the... Wed, 02 Aug 2017 15:29:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6602 Two first-time events in one day make history onboard CVN 78 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6601 Salty Dogs complete first round of testing aboard the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland – A test pilot from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron TWO THREE flying Salty Dog 123, an F/A-18F Super... Mon, 31 Jul 2017 11:27:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6601 Aircraft launch, recovery historic firsts aboard USS Ford http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6600 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – With the first successful launch and recovery of a fighter jet aboard the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the U.S. Navy made history during a brief test event July... 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