What does NAVAIR stand for in the Navy?

Naval Air Systems Command
The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) provides materiel support for aircraft and airborne weapon systems for the United States Navy. It is one of the Echelon II Navy systems commands (SYSCOM), and was established in 1966 as the successor to the Navy’s Bureau of Naval Weapons.

Is NAVAIR a military?

NAVAIR is headquartered in Patuxent River, Maryland, with military and more than 40,000 civilian personnel stationed at eight locations across the continental United States and one site overseas. NAVAIR’s mission is to provide full life-cycle support for naval aviation aircraft, weapons, and systems.

What is a PMA NAVAIR?

Naval Air Traffic Management Systems Program Office (PMA-213) is the Naval Aviation Enterprise’s Program Office for all Navy and Marine Corps Air Traffic Management Systems. Mission: Our mission is to provide relevant, sustainable, decisive air traffic management capability at the right cost.

Where is NAVAIR located?

Patuxent River, MD
NAVAIR is headquartered in Patuxent River, MD and operates from eight primary locations across the continental United States. Each site offers unique functions and focus areas, and has its own character.

How many naval bases are in California?

The U.S. Navy has a massive presence in California with over 41,000 active duty members. There are over 14 Navy bases in California, but most active duty members serve at Naval Base San Diego – over 20,000. Naval Base San Diego is also home to over 50 ships that can be deployed at a moment’s notice.

What does Navy PMA stand for?

Performance Mark Average (PMA)

Is Nawcad part of NAVAIR?

The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) is one of two product centers within the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR).

What is the largest naval base in California?

Naval Station San Diego
Naval Station San Diego is one of the multitude of military bases in California owned and operated by the United States Navy. In fact, this is the largest one located on the West Coast. It is the base with the most important operations in the Pacific. It hosts more than 50 ships on 13 piers.