NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:12:53 GMT FRCSW Sailor Helps Suicidal Man http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6318 FRCSW Sailor Helps Suicidal Man   SAN DIEGO— While others drove on by, Lt. Jordan Walma had to stop.   “I could tell he was distraught as he was crying as he was walking and I thought, `I can’t let this guy go. I... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:17:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6318 NAVAIR college interns train for future int’l sales careers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6317 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Six college interns at NAVAIR are gaining valuable experience in foreign military sales this summer, helping them to prepare for future jobs in this growing career field. The interns, who are currently supporting... Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:37:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6317 Lynch commands PMA-226 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6316 By Dave Marriott, Fleet Readiness Center East Public Affairs Office CHERRY POINT, NORTH CAROLINA - Navy Capt. Andrew C. Lynch took the helm of the Specialized and Proven Aircraft Program Office — PMA-226 — from Cmdr. Anthony K. Jaramillo in a... Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:46:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6316 FRCSE avionics shop becomes first Navy depot repair site for P-8A http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6315 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Fleet Readiness Center Southeast’s (FRCSE) avionics shop celebrated becoming the first U.S. Navy site to establish depot repair capability on a component of the P-8A “Poseidon” aircraft with a ribbon cutting July 12. This new capability means that... Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:31:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6315 China Lake welcomes UNSECNAV Davidson http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6314 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, California - Dr. Janine Davidson, undersecretary of the Navy, made her first trip to Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division China Lake on July 13. Hosted by Rear Adm. Brian Corey, NAWCWD commander,... Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6314 FRCMA Sailor wins Athena DC 1.0 http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6313 NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland – One Fleet Readiness Center Mid-Atlantic (FRCMA) Sailor has proven he has the ability to think outside the box when working to solve problems for his fellow Sailors and take home a top prize in the process. Petty... Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:52:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6313 Developmental program manager makes a difference to NAVAIR’s most important resource: people http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6312 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Stephanie Souders, program manager for the Naval Acquisition Development Program (NADP), Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR 6.0C) received NAVAIR’s “You Made a Difference” award on June 21.... Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:33:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6312 VX-31 SAR crew saves life of injured driver http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6311 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, California - En route to complete a training exercise, six members of the Search and Rescue crew from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 31 at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division... Tue, 05 Jul 2016 15:59:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6311 VX-30 holds change of command at Point Mugu http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6310 NAVAL BASE VENTURA COUNTY, POINT MUGU, Calif. - Cmdr. Samuel Hanaki, left, turns over command of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) 30 to Cmdr. Andrew Ballinger, second from right, during a change of command ceremony June 23 in Point... Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:44:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6310 NAWCWD engineers’ impact earns Etter Awards http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6309 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION CHINA LAKE, Calif. - NAWCWD research mechanical engineer Dr. Jonathan Essel and aerospace engineer Jeremy Abshire were recognized June 22 at a ceremony at the Pentagon for earning 2015 Dr. Delores M. Etter Top Scientists and Engineers... Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6309 MQ-8B Fire Scout deploys with new radar capability http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6308 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The MQ-8B Fire Scout unmanned helicopter recently deployed with the USS Coronado (LCS-4) to begin flight operations using its new maritime surveillance radar. The AN/ZPY-4(V)1 radar, built by Telephonics Corporation, will be used... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:49:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6308 Logistics interns learn first-hand how their work impacts fleet http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6307 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Naval Acquisition Development Program (NADP) participants from Naval Air System Command (NAVAIR) Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR 6.0) and Research and Engineering (AIR 4.0) had the opportunity for a pier-side tour of... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:24:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6307 Taylor lauds Sailors at FRCSE Detachment Mayport Change of Charge http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6306 Jacksonville, Fla. – The tight-knit group of 200 Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) Detachment Mayport Sailors said goodbye to Officer in Charge Cmdr. Claude Taylor June 24. The detachment supports Navy helicopter squadrons deployed around the globe with rework and maintenance... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6306 NAWCTSD, USF initiate Educational Partnership Agreement http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6303 ORLANDO, Fla. - On June 20, 2016, representatives from the University of South Florida (USF) and the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) formally signed and entered into an Educational Partnership Agreement. The agreement focuses on leveraging the... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6303 FRCMA Sailor saves lives in act of selflessness http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6305 VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia – By being at the right place at the right time, one Fleet Readiness Center Mid-Atlantic (FRCMA) Sailor helped save the lives of victims of a fiery May 16 automobile crash. Seaman Loreina Campos was honored May... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:13:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6305 Logistics interns tour NIST and learn of innovations that are improving life http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6304 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Naval Acquisition Development Program (NADP) participants from Naval Air System Command’s (NAVAIR) Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR 6.0) toured the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) June 16. The participants received an... Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:43:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6304 CH-53K achieves 27,000 pound external lift http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6301 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla – The CH-53K King Stallion successfully completed an external lift of a 27,000 pound payload at Sikorsky’s Development Flight Test Center in West Palm Beach June 17. The aircraft executed an “out of ground effect” (OGE) external... Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:40:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6301 FRCSE establishes capability to repair eye-safe laser rangefinders http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6300 Jacksonville, Fla. – Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony June 17 to officially establish a partnership with L-3 Warrior Systems - ALST to provide depot-level support services for U.S. Navy H-60 helicopter eye-safe laser rangefinders (ELRFs). ELRFs are... Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:38:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6300 PHOTO RELEASE: New center provides resources to veterans http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6299 Rear Adm. Paul Sohl, then-Commander, Fleet Readiness Center (COMFRC), addresses the crowd gathered for the ribbon cutting of the new Three Oaks Center, Lexington Park, Maryland, for veterans. Sohl praised the staff and supporters of the center for their hard... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:50:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6299 PHOTO RELEASE: Readiness and sustainment the topics at commanding officers and executive officers face-to-face meeting http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6298 FLEET READINESS CENTER AVIATION SUPPORT EQUIPMENT, SOLOMONS, Md. – Rear Adm. Paul Sohl (standing), then-Commander, Fleet Readiness Center (COMFRC), addressed the commanding officers and executive officers of the eight Fleet Readiness Centers (FRCs) during the organization’s quarterly Face-to-Face meeting June... Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:45:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=6298