The Patuxent Partnership (TPP) will host a Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) overview on Feb. 16 at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center in California, Maryland.
Rear Adm. Dean Peters, NAWCAD Commander and Asst. Commander for Research and Engineering (AIR 4.0), Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Ms. Leslie Taylor, SES, NAWCAD Executive Director and Deputy Asst. Commander for Test and Evaluation, NAVAIR, will present an overview of NAWCAD initiatives, priorities, capabilities and their alignment with NAVAIR mission and goals.
NAWCAD hosts unique research and development aircraft systems, laboratories and test facilities, serving the needs of the U.S. Navy, as well as other military services, federal agencies, foreign customers, and commercial entities. The complex at Patuxent River includes research and engineering disciplines of systems engineering, air vehicles, propulsion, avionics, crew systems, and test and evaluation.
"This is a great opportunity for our members and the community to hear from NAWCAD leadership firsthand," said Bonnie Green, TPP Executive Director.
There is no cost for this program. Advance registration is requested. To register, please visit paxparntership.org.
TPP fosters collaboration and the sharing of knowledge and expertise across a diverse network including: educational institutions; industry; local, state and federal governments; and TPP employees and members. TPP also promotes STEM education and workforce development within the local community by hosting programs of interest to NAVAIR, NAWCAD and the broader DoD community. Visit www.paxpartnership.org