October 4, 2023

Still Time to Register for NAWCAD Hiring Event

Interested in a career with NAWCAD? The Patuxent Partnership reminds job seekers that the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Southern Maryland’s largest employer and the region’s largest source of STEM jobs, will hold a job fair to fill more than 100 mid-level positions.

NAS Pax Noise Advisory April 18-June 1

Residents of The Woods community are advised that nighttime flights are scheduled to take place in your vicinity April 18 – June 1, 2023.

Pax River’s Sailors of the Year for 2022


Naval Air Station Patuxent River named its Sailors of the Year for 2022.

Sailor’s Quick Action Helps Save a Life

Quick Action

NAS Patuxent River sailor Charles Osei Yeboah’s quick action is credited with helping save a man in Lexington Park when a library patron suddenly lost consciousness.

MQ-4C Triton Anti-Ice Testing Underway at Pax River


The MQ-4C Triton test team conducted the first flight to assess the unmanned aircraft system’s ability to fly with wing ice accumulation January 25 at NAS Patuxent River.

NAS Pax Trains for Firefighting at Sea


Firefighters at NAS Patuxent River completed shipboard firefighting training at the Harry Lundeberg School of Seamanship in Piney Point.

Pax River Updates Mask Policy

Health COVID Mask

Naval Air Station Patuxent River has updated its COVID-19 mask policy.

NAS Pax River Updates Mask Requirements

Health COVID Mask

Fully vaccinated Defense Department personnel (two weeks beyond final dose) are no longer required to wear a mask indoors or outdoors at DoD facilities.

Pax Readies for Anti-Terrorism Exercise

Anti-Terrorism Exercise

NAS Patuxent River and other naval installations in the National Capital Region will participate in an annual anti-terrorism force protection exercise Feb. 1-12, 2021.

Rice, Moore Selected Civilians of Year at Pax


Jason Rice and Russell Moore were named the Naval Air Station Patuxent River Senior and Junior Civilians of the Year, respectively.