Replacement of CAD in Some Navy, Marine Corps Aircraft

The Navy recently discovered an issue affecting cartridge actuated devices (CAD) in some fixed-wing aircraft. Affected aircraft include the F/A-18B/C/D Hornet; F/A-18E/F Super Hornet; E/A-18G Growler; and T-45 Goshawk and F-5 Tiger II training aircraft. The Navy and Marine Corps are collaborating to quickly resolve the issue. The safety of Sailors and Marines is the top priority. Only aircraft equipped…

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EXU-1 Completes Final Evaluation Training; Readies for Deployment

November 10, 2020 – It takes a lot of work to be known as the best in the business. For the Navy’s Expeditionary Exploitation Unit-1 (EXU-1) at Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Division (NSWC IHD), that means a lot of training before deployment. As the Navy’s preeminent authority in the technical and forensic exploitation of advanced weapons and other…

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