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MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC AVN ASM//
SUBJ/THE 2019 MARINE CORPS AVIATION ASSOCIATION (MCAA) JOHN GLENN SQUADRON MARINE AVIATION ACQUISITION AWARD RECIPIENTS//
REF/A/MSGID: DOC/MCO 1650.29H/YMD: 20120922//
AMPN/REF A IS AVIATION AWARDS ORDER.//
POC/E.NORTHAM/LTCOL/UNIT: MARINE AVIATION DETACHMENT (MAD) PATUXENT (PAX) RIVER/-/TEL: DSN 342-1421 /TEL: COMM(301)342-1421/EMAIL: ERIC.R.NORTHAM1@NAVY.MIL//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. Congratulations to the following Marines on selection as the recipients of the 2019 MCAA John Glenn Squadron Marine Aviation Acquisition Awards. Each category was highly competitive, indicating exceptional leadership and dedication to mission accomplishment for all nominees. Through both personal and professional example, they have set the standard for others to emulate in the conduct of their professional activities and career development goals. Their resourcefulness, initiative and selfless dedication to duty reflected great credit upon themselves, the acquisition community and the Marine Corps.
2. The 2019 MCAA Aviation Acquisition award winners:
A. Senator John H. Glenn Test Pilot / Naval Flight Officer-of-the-Year: LtCol Frederic R. Neubert, Air Test and Evaluation Squadron TWO ONE (HX-21), Naval Test Wing Atlantic
B. Lieutenant General Michael A. Hough Acquisition Officer-of-the-Year: LtCol Alex J. Ramthun, AV-8B Harrier Program Office (PMA-257), Naval Air Systems Command C. Gunnery Sergeant Sean Joyce / Master Gunnery Sergeant Gary Leader Acquisition Staff Non-Commissioned Officer-of-the-Year: GySgt Nathan J. Marple, Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Program Office (PMA-263), Naval Air Systems Command
3. Citations and individual and permanent trophies will be presented at a formal dinner banquet held at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland on February 28, 2019.
4. Release authorized by LtGen S. R. RUDDER, Deputy Commandant for Aviation.//