CNATRA NEWS | 2018

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09 NOV 2018 | Dedication Amidst Destruction: CNATRA Flight Students Help with Hurricane Michael Recovery

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (NNS) -- When Hurricane Michael hit Florida's Gulf Coast Oct. 10, Gary Churchwell, a division head at the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Panama City, Florida, and his family evacuated to Mobile, Alabama, to wait out the storm. When it was safe to return, they came home to fallen trees, downed power lines, their roof and ceilings collapsed, and their family home devastated.

Beginning the cleanup process seemed a monumental task; heavy furniture had to be moved, soaking wet carpet had to be ripped out, and all of that in 90 degree weather with limited, if any, emergency services available...

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16 JUL 2018 | Naval Air Forces Commander Talks Aviation Readiness with Pilots in Training

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF), Vice Adm. DeWolfe H. Miller III, paid a visit to student pilots and instructors from Training Air Wings TWO and FOUR 12-13 July.

The purpose of the visit by Miller, or "Air Boss" as he is often called, was to discuss the importance of aviation readiness and to provide an opportunity for students and instructors alike to voice questions or concerns...

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13 JUL 2018 | Naval Air Training Command Welcomes New Commander

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (NNS) -- The Naval Air Training Command (NATRACOM) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS Lexington Museum on the Bay July 12.

Rear Adm. James "Spock" Bynum was relieved by Rear Adm. Gregory "Hyfi" Harris as the Chief of Naval Air Training (CNATRA)...

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