Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (Patuxent River, MD)

Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division

Program Dates: TBD

Only US Citizens will be considered.  Dual Citizens are not eligible.  You must be 16 or older at the time of application to participate.


The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) is the full spectrum research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E), engineering, and fleet support center for air platforms. The product test areas include aircraft systems (manned and unmanned), airborne technology, propulsion, flight test and engineering, avionics design and production, crew systems and aircraft-platform interface.

The most important assets are the more than 8,000 scientists and engineers (S&E's) and technicians and 15,000 acres and 7,400 square miles of test ranges housing RDT E facilities. Our unique capabilities and state-of-the-art facilities are unmatched in the world. NAWCAD is located at Patuxent River, MD (65 miles south, southeast of Washington, D.C.).

Expert technical cooperation is needed in various technical areas such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Electronics, Aerodynamics, Material Science Engineering (software, hardware, processing, etc.)

Various state-of-the-art technologies of the NAWCAD are as follows: