Marine Air: The Sea-Based Inside Force. Tuesday, December 4, 5-7 p.m. at Patuxent River Naval Air Museum, Flight Technology Hall.

Learn more about Marine Air. Hear remarks by Brig. Gen. Gregory L. Masiello, Program Executive Officer for Air Anti-Submarine Warfare, Assault & Special Mission Programs, (PEO(A)), and our keynote speaker and panel moderator, Lt. Gen. Steven R. Rudder, Deputy Commandant for Aviation, Headquarters Marine Corps.

Distinguished, all Marine Corps panelists include

  • Col. Matthew G. Kelly, USMC, Program Manager, V-22 Joint Program Office (PMA-275)
  • Col. John Neville, USMC, Program Manager, Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office (PMA-263)
  • Col. Jack D. Perrin, USMC, Program Manager, H-53 Heavy Lift Helicopter Program Office (PMA-261)
  • Col. David Walsh, USMC, Program Manager, Marine Light/Attack Helicopter Programs (PMA-276)

This program is part of a series of evening panel discussions on topics of interest to the defense aviation community, produced by The Patuxent Partnership, the Association for Naval Aviation Squadron #18, and the Marine Corps Aviation Association John Glenn Squadron.

This event is sponsored by Bell.

Please register in advance. Cost to attend is $15 when paid before noon December 3; $25 at the door.

TPP Members Annual Holiday Party. Tuesday, December 18, 5-6:30 p.m. at The Patuxent Partnership (22335 Exploration Drive, Suite 1035, Lexington Park).

Members and employees of TPP members are invited to join us at our annual holiday party! This event is for TPP members and their employees only. For questions about becoming a member, please contact Jennifer Brown, programs and membership director ( or 301-866-1739 x318)

Please register in advance. Admission at the door is a non-perishable food item or cash donation for H.O.P.E. Food Pantry.

ITAR/EAR Export Compliance. Wednesday, December 19, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Precise Systems (22290 Exploration Drive, Third floor, Lexington Park)

Does fear of ITAR keep you from FMS opportunities? Hosted in partnership with the Maryland Department of Commerce, this three-hour session will be facilitated by Tom Jarboe, president of international trade company Kieyos, LLC and certified professional in ITAR export compliance.

Please register in advance. There is no cost to attend.

Thank you to TPP member Precise Systems for support of this program.

Attendees can register for all programs at or by calling 301-866-1739.

Members of the media are asked to contact Sarah Ehman, communications manager, prior to covering an event ( or 301-866-1739 x303).

About The Patuxent Partnership: The Patuxent Partnership is a non-profit member organization that fosters collaboration between government, industry, and academia to advance education through STEM-based initiatives; to advance technology through speaker programs, forums, and networking; to advance science and technology transfer through the exchange of ideas, information, and data related to technologies; and to increase workforce development through an array of initiatives. For more information, please visit