NAVAIR News Releases http://www.navair.navy.mil/news NAVAIR News Release Data Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:23:02 GMT Photo Release: NAVAIR 'roadshow' launches new websites http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5785 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Rear Adm. Donald Gaddis, program executive officer for Tactical Aircraft (PEO(T)), listens to Tom Drobeck describe the benefits of the new Knowledge Management System (KMS) website during a roadshow introducing the online... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:06:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5785 Rear Adm. Peters visits Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5784 Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – Rear Adm. Dean Peters, commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD), Patuxent River, Maryland, along with members of his staff, visited the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) facilities at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL)... Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:53:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5784 Vice Admiral Dunaway visits weapons division http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5783 NAVAL AIR WEAPONS STATION CHINA LAKE, Calif. — Vice Adm. David Dunaway, commander, Naval Air Systems Command, toured Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division at both China Lake and Point Mugu from Nov. 12-14. Dunaway briefed all hands at both... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5783 NAVAIR’s future leaders start their career development journey http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5781 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Eighty-seven of NAVAIR’s future leaders gathered for a national kickoff of the Journey Leadership Development Program (JLDP) Nov. 6. The purpose of JLDP is to enhance employees’ leadership, managerial and productivity skills and... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:39:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5781 Photo Release: NAVAIR logistician celebrates 45 years of service http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5780 Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:28:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5780 U.S. Navy commemorates C-2 Greyhound’s 50th anniversary of first flight http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5779 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – For nearly 50 years, the C-2A Greyhound has carried passengers, essential supplies and letters from home to U.S. Navy carrier strike groups around the globe. Last year alone, this Carrier Onboard Delivery... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:10:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5779 Navy to share latest in virtual aviation training at key industry trade show http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5778 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — The Naval Aviation Training Systems Program Office (PMA-205) will discuss the service’s latest efforts to improve aircrew readiness at reduced costs during the 2014 Interservice/Industry Training Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), scheduled... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:51:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5778 Photo Release: Sassone receives recognition for four decades of service http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5777 Jeff Sassone, left, receives a certificate Nov. 17 commemorating 40 years of government service from Toni Meier, director of NAVAIR's Logistics Management Integration department. Sassone is the assistant program manager for logistics with the P-8A Poseidon. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:34:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5777 Photo Release: Carow lauded for 40 years of service http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5776 Dan Carow, left, receives a certificate Nov. 17 commemorating 40 years of government service from Toni Meier, director of NAVAIR's Logistics Management Integration department. Carow is the product support manager for PMA-262 Persistent Maritime Unmanned Aircraft Systems. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:31:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5776 COMFRC updates logos, unifies identity http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5774 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. -- Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC) and organizations in its portfolio are donning new looks to update their image. The organization recently received approval from the Chief of Naval Operations, Air Warfare Division (N... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:22:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5774 First Sailors trained on Navy’s newest launch system http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5773 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – In late October, 16 Sailors from the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) became the first in the fleet officially trained to operate the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS). The initial 10-day training... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:32:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5773 Stevens Institute of Technology names NAVAIR Lakehurst co-op employer of the year http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5772 JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. — NAVAIR Lakehurst was named Stevens Institute of Technology’s co-op employer of the year at the university’s recent 28th annual employer recognition luncheon at Stevens’ Wesley J. Howe Center in Hoboken, NJ. “It’s good to be recognized for... Thu, 13 Nov 2014 08:08:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5772 Photo release: Peters thanks students during school's Veterans Day salute http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5771 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. -- Rear Adm. Dean Peters, commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division and assistant commander for Research and Engineering, Naval Air Systems Command, talks to students at Little Flower School's annual salute to... Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:38:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5771 NAVAIR women celebrated for their ‘character, courage and commitment’ http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5770 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Several NAVAIR women were recognized for their leadership, technical skills and abilities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at the 2014 Women of Color STEM Conference Oct. 23-25 in Detroit. NAVAIR had... Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:06:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5770 Coding the next supercomputing engineers http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5786 The classroom normally used for lectures now looks more like a computer lab humming with activity--tables filled with micro boards, wires scattered and clumped haphazardly and pre-college aged students connecting Light Emitting Diodes (LED) in patterns. But this youthful crowd isn’t... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 17:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5786 Photo Release: F-35C Lightning II completes first carrier launch http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5769 PACIFIC OCEAN -- The F-35C Lightning II carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter completes its first carrier launch from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), Nov. 4. The F-35 Lightning II Pax River Integrated Test Force is... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:04:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5769 Logistics complex conducts ‘active shooter’ exercise http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5768 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – With unfortunate regularity, people are becoming victims more and more to mass shooting violence. To train for such an incident, Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River conducted an Active Shooter training scenario... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:48:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5768 Journey Leadership Development Program welcomes new participants at Lakehurst http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5767 JOINT BASE McGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – On Wednesday, November 5th, Ms. Kathleen Donnelly, Director, Support Equipment and Aircraft Launch and Recovery Department, along with several senior leaders, met with 17 NAVAIR Lakehurst employees to welcome them into the Journey Leadership Development... Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11:43:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5767 First F-35C lands aboard U.S. Navy aircraft carrier http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5766 USS NIMITZ, AT SEA -- The Navy made aviation history Nov. 3 as an F-35C Lightning II carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter conducted its first arrested landing aboard an aircraft carrier off the coast of San Diego. Navy test pilot Cmdr.... Tue, 04 Nov 2014 09:18:00 GMT http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5766 ASEM names COMFRC employee engineering manager of year http://www.navair.navy.mil/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.NavairNewsStory&id=5765 NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – The Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC) Research and Engineering (AIR 4.0) lead received top honors Oct. 17 from the American Society of Engineering Management (ASEM) for his significant contributions to the advancement... 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