NAVAIR News Releases NAVAIR News Release Data Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:40:24 GMT NAWCWD’s Smith recognized as a Modern-Day Technology Leader Frederick Smith, an information technology specialist at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, was among those honored as a Modern-Day Technology Leader on Feb. 10 during the 31st annual National Black Engineer of the Year Awards Science, Technology, Engineering and... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:18:00 GMT Black History Month: Point Mugu’s own “Hidden Figures” NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, POINT MUGU, Calif. -- On Feb. 26, Hollywood’s finest will gather at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles to honor their own at the annual Academy Awards; one of the films up for the... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:54:00 GMT NAVAIR veteran seeks to make a difference for other vets NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – It took a few minutes for Ryan Daniels to realize what had happened. The former Marine Corps Staff Sergeant was traveling with a convoy in May 2011 in a restive part of southwestern... Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:41:00 GMT PHOTO RELEASE: FRCSW Completes PMB Bay Renovations Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:08:00 GMT Photo Release: Professional Development Council guest speakers share experiences, advice on workplace etiquette Darlene Mazzone, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Aviation Readiness and Resource Analysis technical director (standing, left), and Wanda Cricchi, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Career Development Division lead, teach professional skills etiquette to more than 35 NAVAIR entry-level employees... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:11:00 GMT NAVAIR PSM standouts among peers DoD-wide NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – A Logistics and Industrial Operations (Air-6.0), Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) product support manager (PSM) was recognized as the 2016 Secretary of Defense PSM of the Year, Acquisition Category II, at a... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:41:00 GMT Pentagon officials get firsthand look at Naval Aviation’s future predictive capabilities NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. – Four Pentagon officials met recently with Naval Air System Command (NAVAIR) Logistics and Industrial Operations (AIR-6.0) leadership to understand better how Naval Aviation is addressing readiness shortfalls.  They also learned more about... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:26:00 GMT MEDIA ADVISORY; FRC EAST CHANGE OF COMMAND MARINE CORPS AIR STATION, CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Col. Clarence T. Harper III will assume command of Fleet Readiness Center East from Col. Vincent E. Clark in a change of command ceremony here, Feb. 24 at 10 a.m. Media interested in... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:55:00 GMT Warfare centers connect for innovation jam at Weapons Division Seven warfare centers responded when the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division sent out an invitation to jam. The challenge: address a joint emergent operational need. On Jan. 4-5, over 70 participants representing Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Naval Undersea... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:23:00 GMT FRCSW Production Shops Step Up to Ensure Fleet Readiness NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. - Exemplifying determination, teamwork and dedication to the warfighter, the artisans and supervisors of Fleet Readiness Center Southwest’s (FRCSW) production shops recently met an abbreviated deadline to overhaul 14 APG-73 radar rack aft bulkheads. The... Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:26:00 GMT Fleet visits China Lake to see NAWCWD capabilities Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:30:00 GMT FRCSW H-60 Facility Increases Seahawk Throughput NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Ca -Since opening its new H-60 Seahawk maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in Building 325 just over one year ago, the Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) helicopter program has gained operational efficiencies and staffing... Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:14:00 GMT NAWCWD's ongoing Spike efforts pay off in successful fire NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVION China Lake, Calif. -- From its first guided shot just over a decade ago to a 2015 folding fin demonstration, the homegrown Spike missile program at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division continues to use... Wed, 01 Feb 2017 17:32:00 GMT NAWCAD Lakehurst Mentor of the Year helps develop next generation of engineers JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – The Naval Air Systems Command recognized mentors from across the command for their dedication to helping shape and develop the workforce during the National Mentoring Month Celebration and Mentor of the Year Award Recognition Event... Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:05:00 GMT Mentoring event teaches employees how to engage millennials at work and form winning teams NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, PATUXENT RIVER, Md. — Baby boomers and millennials may seem worlds apart, but all they both really want is respect. “Respect is the key. Both generations really care about respect — we just define it differently,” explained... Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:57:00 GMT Mentoring the "foundation" of Fleet Readiness Center Southeast JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In honor of Naval Air Command’s Mentoring Awareness Month, Fleet Readiness Center Southeast presented its 2016 NAVAIR Mentor of the Year Award, along with five Dora Quinlan Mentorship Awards Jan. 26. Sadell Crump, a supervisor in the facility’s... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:28:00 GMT Photo release: X-47B departs Pax River NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND, Patuxent River, Md. -- An X-47B unmanned aircraft departed NAS Patuxent River, Md. Jan.26 for cross country trip back to Northrop Grumman's manufacturing facility in Palmdale, Calif.  As part of the Unmanned Carrier Air System-Demonstration (UCAS-D) program, the... Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:33:00 GMT FRCSW Cold Spray Technology - Saving Taxpayers Time and Money Engineers Demonstrate the Value of Cold Spray Repairs to Naval Aviation By NAE Public Affairs   Naval Air Station North Island, Calif.—The Marine Corps Assistant Deputy Commandant for Aviation (Sustainment), William E. Taylor, visited Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) here to learn more... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:32:00 GMT Aircraft Division team earns DOD acquisition workforce development award NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER, AIRCRAFT DIVISION, PATUXENT RIVER, MARYLAND – An Aircraft Division team was recognized for developing unique ways to recruit, train and retain a new generation of engineers and scientists. The Airborne Anti-Submarine Warfare Systems Engineering Division team was... Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:57:00 GMT Harvey leads award-winning team to SERDP Project-of-the-Year NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION, CHINA LAKE, Calif. -- In 2012, Dr. Benjamin Harvey and his team at the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, along with collaborators from the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards Air Force Base... Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:23:00 GMT