NAVAIR News

Dec 11, 2018

Nineteen graduate from second tier of PaaL program

Nineteen employees at Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division have learned how to lead themselves and others and, on Dec. 4, proved that they can lead teams after completing step 2 of the…

Dec 11, 2018

NAWCAD recognizes excellence, innovation at logistics awards ceremony

The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Logistics and Industrial Operations Department recognized members of its workforce during a ceremony on the Lakehurst side of base Dec. 6 for their…

Dec 10, 2018

Laber earns award for work as ISEET deputy director

Robin Locksley, director of flight test engineering for Naval Air Systems Command, surprised Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division’s Mike Laber with a Navy Meritorious Civilian Service award…

Dec 7, 2018

Waterjet Enhances FRCSW Manufacturing

Fleet Readiness Center Southwest (FRCSW) artisans use a variety of tools and unique machinery in their daily work to provide the fleet with mission-ready aircraft.

One such machine, the “…

Dec 6, 2018

Sailors, Navy civilians donate more than 200 toys to Head Start children

For the 43rd year, Sailors and Navy civilians from the Lakehurst side of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst came together to donate toys to children from low-income families as part of the Navy…

Dec 3, 2018

MEDIA INVITE: FRC EAST 75TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT

Members of the media are invited to attend Fleet Readiness Center East's 75th Anniversary ceremony here, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018 at 10 a.m.

The ceremony will feature speeches by Lt. Gen.…

Nov 30, 2018

Pax River F-35 ITF leaves HMS Queen Elizabeth after ‘eclipsing aspirations’

F-35 Lightning jets from the Pax River Integrated Test Force (ITF) left HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08), Nov. 19, 2018, after eight weeks flying on and off the 65,000-tonne warship, helping to write the…

Nov 29, 2018

Fleet Readiness Center Southeast trainer aircraft line revving up modernization effort

Fleet Readiness Center Southeast is using every tool in its toolbox to get aircraft to the warfighter more quickly, including new toolboxes themselves.

The modernization of the facility’s…

Nov 28, 2018

NAWCWD's Clark honored with NMCS award

Rear Adm. Scott Dillon, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division commander, joined China Lake teammates to surprise Lea Clark with a Navy Meritorious Civilian Service award during a ceremony Nov…

Nov 27, 2018

Marines’ new unmanned aircraft training facility opens doors

A new Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS) training facility opened its doors Nov. 5 for Marines stationed in the Pacific region.

Training and Logistics Support Activity (TALSA) PAC is…

Nov 26, 2018

FRCSW Hydraulics Shop Working to Meet CNAF, Fleet Requirements

Throughout the Fleet Readiness Center domain, many programs form the team required to meet Commander, Navy Air Forces (CNAF) initiative to achieve 341 mission-ready F/A-18 Super Hornets by 2020.…

Nov 14, 2018

3-D printing adds savings, capability to UAS

Avionics component size, weight and power needs are typical watch items for any aircraft, but make the requirements even smaller for unmanned systems, and the associated challenges become a…