Chief of Naval Operations visits NAWCTSD

Courtesy of NAWCTSD Public Affairs

Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Jonathan Greenert toured the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) March 31.

During his visit, the CNO experienced a sample of the modern training techniques being developed at the Navy’s only warfare center dedicated entirely toward delivering training systems to the fleet. He also […]

April 21st, 2015|Events, General News|

CPAG: Looking back at 2014 and ahead at 2015

First article in the series featuring NAWCTSD
By Dolly Rairigh Glass

For the ninth year in a row, the Combined Professionals Associations Group hosted the Defense Forum Breakfast on Jan. 9, inviting senior military leaders to brief industry on their thoughts about 2014 and to provide their unique insights into what was on the horizon for […]

January 27th, 2015|Events, General News|

MCPON visits NAWCTSD seeking innovative ideas

Courtesy of NAWCTSD

Seeking innovative solutions to provide better training for today’s Sailors, Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON), Mike D. Stevens, visited the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD).

During his visit, he was shown how the command can best help the Navy deploy effective training solutions to the fleet.


January 27th, 2015|Education and Training, General News|

UCF, Navy sign partnership agreement

By Zenaida Kotala, UCF Today

The University of Central Florida and the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division signed an agreement on Dec. 2 that will give UCF students more opportunities in the cutting-edge field of simulation and modeling while providing a boost to the industry locally.

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December 18th, 2014|Collaboration Successes|

NAWCTSD, UCF to sign Agreement at I/ITSEC

NAWC-UCF-Partnership-Agreement-wThe Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division and University of Central Florida will sign an Educational Partnership Agreement at this year’s I/ITSEC on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 12:45 p.m. in room S210C in the OCCC’s south concourse.

Dr. John Hitt, UCF’s president, and Capt. Wes Naylor, Commanding […]

November 26th, 2014|Collaboration Successes, Education and Training, General News|

NAWCTSD ranks 6th on ‘Top 100 Companies for Working Families’

Courtesy of NAWCTSD Public Affairs

The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) received honors from the Orlando Sentinel as number six on its annual list of Top 100 Companies for Working Families. This is the eighth year in a row the command received Top 100 honors.

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August 12th, 2014|Awards and Recognition|

Busy July for STEM Activities at NAWCTSD

By Sunny Simmonds, NAWCTSD

On July 1, Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) partnered with the National Center for Simulation (NCS) and the University of Central Florida (UCF) Institute for Simulation & Training (IST) to host the ZORA! STEM Summer Camp, a middle school camp organized by the Association to Preserve the Eatonville […]

August 11th, 2014|STEM|

Nakagawa Retires; Naylor Assumes Command at NAWCTSD

Courtesy of NAWCTSD Public Affairs

Outgoing commanding officer Capt. Steve Nakagawa salutes Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Rear Adm. Mark Darrah, and Commander Navy Region Southeast Rear Adm. Ricky Williamson upon relinquishing command of the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division and Naval Support Activity Orlando to <a href=[…]

July 11th, 2014|Events|

NAWCTSD’s Selina Vik Honored for Mentoring

By Derrick Matthews, NAWCTSD Public Affairs

Team-Orlando-NAWCTSD-Selina-Vik-WSelina Vik started out her day on May 7 by attending a quarterly Town Hall meeting with command leadership recognizing workforce accomplishments and sharing insight on the future direction of the organization. Then the announcement came. Vik who works at the […]

June 9th, 2014|Awards and Recognition|

NAWCTSD Past, Present Executives Discuss STEM, Mentoring

By Derrick Matthews, NAWCTSD Public Affairs Office

One of the highlights of Science and Engineering week at NAWCTSD was an Executive Panel discussion featuring the former and current senior civilian executive leaders of the organization. Former Executive Director Hank Okraski and Ray Malatino joined current Technical Director John Meyers to discuss the importance of promoting […]

March 14th, 2014|Events, STEM|