NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:10:59 GMT Transportable jet simulation trainers coming to Navy fleet By Amanda Scott, Naval Aviation Training Systems Program Office (PMA-205) communications NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. - The days of walking into the ready room on a ship and seeing a makeshift AV-8B cockpit, with its controls, buttons and... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:49:00 GMT CNO tours China Lake NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. -- Adm. John Richardson, who was appointed the chief of naval operations in late 2015, made his first visit to Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division China Lake on Dec. 4-5,... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:41:00 GMT Government Leaders Talk Depots at DoD Maintenance Symposium Albuquerque, N.M.—The health of depots is crucial to our nation’s sustainment and readiness, but lack of funding, confused requirements and ineffective communication among stakeholders is threatening them, according to a panel on Title X funding held Dec. 5 at the... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:49:00 GMT FRCSW Sailor Named COMFRC FY 2016 Blue Jacket of Quarter NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND - Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC) recently selected Seaman Deserae Kimber as its fiscal year (FY) 2016 Blue Jacket of the Quarter, fourth quarter. Kimber, who is assigned to Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW), is also... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:13:00 GMT NAWCWD teams complete second Innovation Challenge, offer warfighter solutions NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. -- Two Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division teams, Urban Reconnaissance and Situational Awareness (URSA) at Point Mugu and Swarm View at China Lake wrapped up their projects for the Naval... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:13:00 GMT NAVAIR School of Modeling and Simulation Master's Degree Graduates Celebrate Momentous Achievements NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. - The NAVAIR University College of Test and Evaluation, School of Modeling and Simulation, in partnership with Old Dominion University, celebrated the first students to receive their Master of Engineering (ME) degree in... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:36:00 GMT Senior NAVAIR leadership share experience, advice on NLDP NAVAIR SESs: Relationships top list of reasons to submit NLDP application NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Networking is essential the work of Naval Aviation. One of the best opportunities to establish those relationships in and outside of the... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:13:00 GMT PHOTO RELEASE: Mazzone honored with Meritorious Civilian Service Award Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:01:00 GMT Lilly earns Air-6.0 employee of the quarter nod NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. --- Handling thousands of maintenance tasks on tight timelines and tighter budgets is something Naval Air Systems Command logisticians do on a regular basis. Developing more than 10,500 maintenance tasks... Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:09:00 GMT PHOTO RELEASE: McMichael receives Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:06:00 GMT Health fair helps NAWCWD explore options for Open Season NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. - In preparation for the 2017 Federal Health Benefits Open Season, local health care providers and insurance representatives were invited to Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division to promote wellness, hand... Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:32:00 GMT FRCSW Welcomes New NPSL Calibration Lab NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND - In a move that will improve service to the fleet and garnish considerable energy savings, the Navy Primary Standards Laboratory (NPSL) opened its new 2,000 square-foot calibration laboratory Nov. 8 in Building 379 aboard... Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:51:00 GMT NAVAIR interns graduate Naval Aviation Maintenance Program course NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The Naval Acquisition Development Program provides interns with the opportunity to enhance their careers and make a difference in naval aviation. Five Naval Air Systems Command logistics interns from... Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:42:00 GMT Production leads, program managers meet to advance CCPM across all FRCs NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Increasing speed to the fleet with the utilization of Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) was the main topic of discussion at the Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers' (COMFRC) off-site held at the Southern... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:53:00 GMT Enabling technology is focus of second annual FRC safety meeting NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — More than 25 senior safety officers from eight Fleet Readiness Centers (FRC) sites worldwide and representatives from DoD attended the Annual Safety Director Meeting at FRC Aviation Support Equipment in Solomons Island,... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:21:00 GMT Experience and work ethic pay off for FRCSE human resources employee of the year JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – With increasing demand for aircraft and components in Fiscal Year 2016, hiring new employees was critical for Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE). Leadership of the aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul facility set a goal to hire 320 new... Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:41:00 GMT New CMM Enhances FRCSW Manufacturing Capability NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND - Precision in manufacturing aircraft parts not only ensures performance as intended, but safe operation under a gambit of stresses and circumstances. Accuracy is paramount. Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) recently improved the accuracy of its... Tue, 08 Nov 2016 12:39:00 GMT VCNO sees latest in Aircraft Launch and Recovery at Lakehurst JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Moran saw the latest in Aircraft Launch and Recovery Equipment (ALRE) during a visit to the Naval Air Systems Command on Nov. 7. Moran toured the land-based facilities, where... Tue, 08 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT Manufacturers association recognizes FRCSE with top award Jacksonville, Fla. – Lake Ray, president of the First Coast Manufacturers Association (FCMA), named Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) as the recipient of the FCMA Manufacturer of the Year Award at the association’s annual ceremony Oct. 19 in St. Augustine,... Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:43:00 GMT Team Navy Jax cyclists ride to combat MS JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  - Team Navy Jax cyclists, comprised of active and retired military and Department of Defense civilians, participated in the 30th annual Multiple Sclerosis (MS) PGA TOUR Cycle to the Shore event Oct. 22. Team members raised more than $13,500... Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:40:00 GMT