December 3, 2016

Autonomous Tools Urgent Needs of Warfighter

RADM Mark Darrah

The warfighter needs solutions yesterday, tools that support mission autonomy are urgently sought.

Dems Say NDAA Undermines Civilian Employees

Hoyer Democratic Whip

Vet preference, merit systems & due process rights are jeopardized, a letter sent to conferees of the NDAA asks for changes.

Webster Field Staff Aid in National Disasters

U.S. Navy photo by Connie Hempel

Communications trucks outfitted and updated at St. Inigoes’ Webster Field are called into action for emergencies around the country.

Students Around the Globe at Webster Field AUVSI Competition


Students from five countries compete in 11th annual UAV competition at Webster Field including Great Mills High School.

Webster Field Tech Team Saves Lives, Time & Money

Webster Field map cropped

NAWCAD Surface Systems Services’ Joe Bailey leads a team to reverse engineer and fabricate a critical radar element needed for carrier landings.

Reminder: Munitions Hearing

Photo by losays

NAVFAC is setting priorities for investigating munitions sites at Pax River and Webster Field.

NAVAIR Wants P-8A Study

p-8a poseidon torpedo

NAVAIR solicited two contracts and awarded two others yesterday.

Remembering the Tulip

USS Tulip

Navy officials held a ceremony Friday for men who were killed aboard the USS Tulip in 1864.

Training Grounds for Drones

Fire Scout at Pax

Pax River needs to become a Center for UAV Integration.

Warnings and Opportunities

Eastern Shore wind energy

Navy Alliance report notes the coming challenges and fortunes facing Pax River.