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  • Vice Adm. Dean Peters, who came aboard May 31 as commander of Naval Air Systems Command, shared his priorities with Naval Aviation News. Tell us about your career. I’ve served […]

    Q&A with New NAVAIR Commander

    Vice Adm. Dean Peters, who came aboard May 31 as commander of Naval Air Systems Command, shared his priorities with Naval Aviation News. Tell us about your career. I’ve served […]

  • U.S., French Navies Complete Chesapeake 2018 Combined Exercise U.S. Sailors aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) celebrated the completion of the Chesapeake 2018 training operation as the Rafale Marine […]

    The French Connection

    U.S., French Navies Complete Chesapeake 2018 Combined Exercise U.S. Sailors aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) celebrated the completion of the Chesapeake 2018 training operation as the Rafale Marine […]

  • One year after they debuted on the newly commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the Navy’s revolutionary new aircraft catapult and arresting gear have proven their viability.   Since […]

    Catch and Release

    One year after they debuted on the newly commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the Navy’s revolutionary new aircraft catapult and arresting gear have proven their viability.   Since […]

  •   Aircrew members from HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08), the flagship of the Royal Navy’s new class of aircraft carrier, visited Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Maryland, May 15, for […]

    UK’s HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircrew Meet the F-35B

      Aircrew members from HMS Queen Elizabeth (R08), the flagship of the Royal Navy’s new class of aircraft carrier, visited Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River, Maryland, May 15, for […]

  • Prototype Well Received When it comes to warfighting, survivability has topped comfort for the past few decades, but that doesn’t mean comfort isn’t a factor, especially when comfort issues degrade […]

    MH-60 Gunner Seat

    Prototype Well Received When it comes to warfighting, survivability has topped comfort for the past few decades, but that doesn’t mean comfort isn’t a factor, especially when comfort issues degrade […]

  • Updating the MV-22B Fleet   With the July 10 induction of a second aircraft at a new Boeing facility in Philadelphia, the effort to consolidate the myriad configurations in the […]

    Osprey Overhaul

    Updating the MV-22B Fleet   With the July 10 induction of a second aircraft at a new Boeing facility in Philadelphia, the effort to consolidate the myriad configurations in the […]

  • New Cargo Winch Saves CH-53K Program $60 Million While trying to cut costs for the CH-53K King Stallion, the Marine Corps’ new heavy-lift helicopter platform, the H-53 program office found […]

    Winch Hunt

    New Cargo Winch Saves CH-53K Program $60 Million While trying to cut costs for the CH-53K King Stallion, the Marine Corps’ new heavy-lift helicopter platform, the H-53 program office found […]

  • Navy Learns from Air Force and Coast Guard Commander, Naval Air Force Reserve (CNAFR) has approved the standup of a centralized repair facility (CRF) in hopes of increasing C-130T Hercules […]

    C-130 Readiness

    Navy Learns from Air Force and Coast Guard Commander, Naval Air Force Reserve (CNAFR) has approved the standup of a centralized repair facility (CRF) in hopes of increasing C-130T Hercules […]

  •   More than 300 aviation maintenance professionals gathered May 13-15 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, to discuss ways to improve fleet readiness and keep more aircraft and components available for tasking. […]

    Aerospace Maintenance Professionals Focus on Improving Readiness

      More than 300 aviation maintenance professionals gathered May 13-15 in Virginia Beach, Virginia, to discuss ways to improve fleet readiness and keep more aircraft and components available for tasking. […]

  • Gramps from Yesteryear May-June 2008 Illustration by Ted Wilbur Cobra Crunch! All aircrew involved in a two-ship AH-1W Cobra mission had flown a similar event in the same working area at […]

    Grampaw Pettibone

    Gramps from Yesteryear May-June 2008 Illustration by Ted Wilbur Cobra Crunch! All aircrew involved in a two-ship AH-1W Cobra mission had flown a similar event in the same working area at […]